Vietravel Airlines, belonging to Vietravel - one of the country’s largest tour operators - plans to launch its first flight early next year.
Vietnam's aviation market will play a key role in the aviation growth in Southeast Asia in the next 20 years, and the country’s fleet is expected to quadruple by 2038, according to an official from Boeing Commercial Airplanes.
The year 2020 will mark 65 years of Vietnam`s civil aviation industry which has developed rapidly in the past decade with 10 airports capable of serving international flights and 12 domestic airports.
Budget carrier Bamboo Airways has received permission to operate 30 aircraft by 2023, improving its profit-making chances.
American companies are inserting Vietnam into the global supply chain, while creating quality jobs and helping the country become more productive and efficient.
The shortage of qualified pilots is getting more serious in Vietnam as more air carriers receive licenses to operate in the country.
Bamboo Airways, Vietnam’s newest carrier, signed a nearly-3-billion-USD contract to buy 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner wide-body jets with the US group on February 27.
VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Company (Vietjet Air) and the US’s Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) have inked a contract worth 12.7 billion USD for 100 new 737 MAX planes according to list prices.
Vietnam Airlines is planning to gradually replace its ATR 72 twin turboprop passenger aircraft with jetliners configured with some 100 seats each to improve the effectiveness of its short-haul flights.
At Farnborough International Airshow 2018, the new-age carrier Vietjet and Boeing Commercial Airplanes signed an order contract for 100 B737 MAX aircraft worth $12.7 billion.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines announced on July 10 that it will adjust flights from/to Taipei and Kaohsiung on July 10-11 due to the effects of typhoon Maria in the Taiwan (China) area.
Sixty-three foreign airlines from 25 countries and territories will have 105 international air routes to Vietnam by October 2018, a sharp increase compared with 2016 when there were 78 air routes.
Buoyed by a fast-growing economy and increasing demand for long-range passenger services, Boeing (NYSE: BA) projects that airlines in Southeast Asia will need 940 wide-body aircrafts over the next 20 years, which will cost approximately $280 billion.
BAA Training, one of the largest aviation training centres in Northern Europe, has announced the establishment of a new company in Vietnam—BAA Training Vietnam which will operate a training centre of four full flight simulators and Ab Initio flight school by 2023.
VOV.VN -The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines are offering a range of discounts on airfares, starting from VND299,000 for one-way tickets on domestic routes and from VND899,000 for return tickets on international flights.
The Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company (HOSE: VJC) has posted its pre-tax profit of approximately VND4.755 trillion (US$209.22 million) in pre-tax in 2017, up 75.9% year on year.
As many as 31 sponsors have committed support in kind and cash for APEC Year 2017 hosted by Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh has paid a visit to the State of Washington, during which he met Governor Jay Inslee, worked with leaders of Boeing and joined talks with businesses from Seattle and surrounding areas.
VOV.VN - Vietnam regards cooperation with Boeing as being on a long-term and strategic basis and the Government is willing to provide the best possible conditions for the US aircraft manufacturer to increase investments in the country.
Philip Falcone, founder and principal of Harbinger Capital, which is the principal investor in the US$4.2 billion resort The Grand Ho Tram Strip, talks to VIR’s Hoang Anh about the development of the complex and his plan for further investment to make it a world class entertainment destination.