Jetstar Pacific is now Vietnam’s first low-cost airline to apply QR code technology, allowing cardless payments for online ticket bookings.
Vietnamese carrier, including Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Jetstar Pacific, and Vasco, operated a total of 150,010 flights in the first half of this year, up 9% year-on-year, reported the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
A year-on-year surge of 443 percent was seen in the ratio of passengers using online check-in services when flying with Jetstar Pacific in the first six months of 2018, according to the airline’s statistics.
The low cost carrier Jetstar Pacific has launched a exclusive membership program offering discount flights and great travel offers to regular passengers.
No-frills Vietjet has decided to increase administrative service charges for both domestic and international routes, raising concern over a climb in air ticket prices.
Budget carrier Jetstar Pacific announced on May 16 that it will add more flights on two international routes between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam and Guangzhou of China to promote travel demand.
The great success of Vietjet Air, which was smaller and less experienced than Vietnam Airlines and other rivals when it joined the aviation market, has inspired newcomers like Bamboo Airways.
Vietnamese are set to enjoy a long holiday from April 28, and services are already strained under the expected surge of people ready to leave big cities.
Vietnamese carriers including Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Jetstar Pacific and Vasco ran 74,165 flights in the first quarter this year, 64,161 of which were on schedule, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
The overload at the country’s airports is expected to be reduced as a wave of large investors are seeking investment opportunities in the aviation infrastructure segment.
VOV.VN - The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and low-cost airline Jetstar Pacific attended the sixth Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM 2018) which opened in Hanoi on March 29.
The low cost carrier Jetstar Pacific has announced it will increase the frequency of its flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok (Thailand) to seven round-trip per week to keep up with increasing travel demand during 2018 summer.
As many as 2,665 flights, or 11.1 percent, were delayed or cancelled in January, a positive sign reflecting recent efforts of the aviation industry to improve the flight punctuality, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
The on-time performance (OTP) rates of national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and low-cost Jetstar Pacific were reported high in the days ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, representatives from the two firms said on February 14.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines and Jetstar Pacific will provide seven extra flights with nearly 1,300 seats to serve the increased demand for travel between Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi before the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).
Budget airline Jetstar Pacific is set to launch a programme offering free return-leg tickets for 22 domestic and seven international air routes to celebrate the 2018 Lunar New Year.
VOV.VN - Low-cost airline Jetstar Pacific officially brought their automatic check-in kiosk system online at airports on February 1, allowing passengers to check-in in 30 seconds without lining up for long check-in queues.
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines ended 2017 with pre-tax profit hitting a record high of over VND2.8 trillion (US$123.2 million), an increase of 8.3% from the previous year and 72% higher than the yearly target.
VOV.VN - Several airlines have cancelled flights to southern provinces as tropical storm Tembin, the 16th storm to affect the East Sea this year, is forecast to slam into southern localities this afternoon (December 25).
Domestic Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Jetstar Pacific and Vasco in October together operated 18,392 flights on time, accounting for 89.4% of the total flights, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV).