Tag: "aviation"

Airlines told to prepare for holidays

Airlines told to prepare for holidays

Domestic airlines have been asked to minimise delayed or cancelled flights during the upcoming holidays to mark Reunification Day (April 30) and Labour Day (May 1).

Logistics key for aviation sector

Logistics key for aviation sector

Vietnam’s aviation sector must use advanced technologies such as e-commerce for its management, operations and business as it is a trend in global aviation transport, experts said in HCM City.

Proposal to upgrade Tan Son Nhat airport mooted

Proposal to upgrade Tan Son Nhat airport mooted

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) has submitted a detailed proposal to upgrade and expand Tan Son Nhat International Airport by 2020 to the Ministry of Transport.

CAAV rushes off feet for global aviation safety evaluation

CAAV rushes off feet for global aviation safety evaluation

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) and the US’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will join hands to make an overall assessment on the CAAV’s aviation safety supervision next month, which is essential to Vietnamese airlines’ plan to open direct flight to the US.

Vietstar Airlines waits for take-off

Vietstar Airlines waits for take-off

The granting of an aviation transportation business licence to newly-established Vietstar Airlines will be considered after Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City is expanded, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said in an instruction given to the Ministry of Transport.

Cat Bi air traffic control inspected

Cat Bi air traffic control inspected

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam on March 21 night decided to inspect operations at the air traffic control station in Hai Phong city’s Cat Bi International Airport.

Aviation authority calls for fee hike

Aviation authority calls for fee hike

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has sent a proposal to the Ministry of Transport to raise several aviation service charges in order to reduce peak-hour overloads and raise money for infrastructure development.

Budget airlines benefit tourism

Budget airlines benefit tourism

Airlines transported an estimated 52.2 million passengers in 2016, up 29% from the previous year, according to a report by the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam.

ASEAN members look to single aviation market

ASEAN members look to single aviation market

Air transport officials of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have made the best effort to build up the ASEAN Single Aviation Market (ASAM), which is seen as one of the key milestones in building the ASEAN Economic Community.

Officials told to submit Tan Son Nhat airport plan

Officials told to submit Tan Son Nhat airport plan

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has urged the ministries of Transport and Defence to finalise a plan to expand Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City and report to the Government next week.

Upgrade plan for Dien Bien Airport to be adjusted

Upgrade plan for Dien Bien Airport to be adjusted

The Ministry of Transport has instructed the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) to adjust the plan for Dien Bien Airport from 2017-2020, with a view to 2030, to submit for approval in June 2017.