Vietnam Airlines held its annual shareholders’ meeting in Hanoi on June 20, reporting robust growth in its business performance in 2016 and detailing plans for 2017.
National carrier Vietnam Airlines said it had achieved the business target set by its shareholder last year.
Vietnam Airlines (VNA) will spend over VND2.11 trillion (US$95.9 million) on purchasing ten Airbus A350-900XWB and 8 Boeing B787-9 aircraft this year.
Managers of Vietjet Air have confirmed that the private air carrier is considering meeting with the managers of the New York stock market to discuss listing of its shares.
Both Airbus and Boeing have chosen China to build airplane assembling factories.
A group of shareholders holding 49% in SkyViet Airlines Joint Stock Company proposed dissolving the company a little more than a year after its establishment.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 7 had a weighty agenda on the fourth day of his official visit to Japan, during which he spent most of his time meeting with Japanese businesses.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a ceremony in the Japanese city of Osaka on June 7 to announce direct flights to and from Osaka by national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and low-cost Jetstar Pacific.
VOV.VN - Those looking to escape the Hanoi summer heat in favour of destinations in the central region of the country have a few more flight options.
Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) and national carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) are completing the necessary procedures to open a direct air route to the United States in 2018.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines said that its flights and check-in system in the UK were not affected by a massive global IT failure of British Airways.
Domestic airlines are planning to launch new routes and operate additional flights to meet growing demand during the peak summer travel season.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines is revitalizing its route network with more destinations, more flights and more convenient connections for travellers in both domestic and international markets, reports the Vietnam News Agency.
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and FPT Corporation signed a three-year strategic cooperation agreement in Hanoi on May 25.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines has moved its international operations at the Danang International Airport from Terminal 1 to its new Terminal 2.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines will offer direct flights on its route between Ho Chi Minh City and Hong Kong with tickets starting at US$100 roundtrip for travel departing now through December 21, it said on May 19, according to InfoMoney.vn.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will work with the Vietnam Air Service Company (VASCO) to operate two daily return flights connecting Hanoi and the central province of Quang Binh from May 29, the carrier announced on May 18.
Light-fingered foreigners have been helping themselves to other passengers belongings, mainly cash, since the start of the year on domestic flights.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines held a ceremony to commemorate its 10,000th international flight to the central province of Da Nang on May 10.
VOV.VN - Terminal 2 of Danang International Airport has been put into operation. The US$154 million new terminal aims to serve APEC 2017 and contribute to the development of the aviation industry in the time ahead.