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Tan Son Nhat runway reopens after Vietjet incident

Tan Son Nhat runway reopens after Vietjet incident

HCM City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport reopened runway 25L/07R on the morning of June 15 after closing it for more than 20 hours to handle the incident in which a Vietjet Air plane skidded off the runaway.

Plans to reopen international air routes in the pipeline

Plans to reopen international air routes in the pipeline

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Transport has assigned the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) to devise ways in which to reopen a number of international routes, with plans set to be submitted to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc for approval ahead of June 10.

Transport ministry considers resuming several int’l flights

Transport ministry considers resuming several int’l flights

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) has asked its Department of Transport and Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) to study and propose the restoration of a number of international flights following the coronavirus epidemic under control in Vietnam.

Passenger numbers must not exceed 80% of aircraft capacity

Passenger numbers must not exceed 80% of aircraft capacity

The number of passengers on board each aircraft must not exceed 80% of its capacity to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, according to a notice the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has sent to airlines and airports nationwide.

April sees air passenger numbers hit record low

April sees air passenger numbers hit record low

VOV.VN - Only 188,000 passengers passed through Vietnam’s airports during April, representing a severe drop of 98% in comparison with the same period from last year, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).

Air tickets poised to endure yet another price rise

Air tickets poised to endure yet another price rise

VOV.VN - Several of Vietnam's airlines have announced that airfares are set to see a three to five fold increase in terms of price in comparison to their current value, with the new price policy coming into force as of April 19.

CAAV proposes urgent support for aviation firms

CAAV proposes urgent support for aviation firms

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed that the Government provide urgent support for aviation firms, which have been badly affected by the coronavirus outbreak.

International flights to Vietnam halted for two weeks from April 1

International flights to Vietnam halted for two weeks from April 1

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Transport sent an urgent document to the Vietnam Aviation Administration and national airlines on March 31 requesting them to stop transporting international passengers to Vietnam due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, with the suspension set to come into force from 00:00 hours on April 1 until the end of April 15.