VOV.VN -The first international cross-country paragliding competition to ever be held in Vietnam, the Putaleng XC Open, officially opened in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau on November 28.
Lasting a maximum of two hours, the shift of an air traffic controller is strenuous and full of pressure.
The private conglomerate Vingroup will work with the CAE Oxford Aviation Academy to establish its VinAviation School and Vinpearl Air Training Centre in Vietnam, with enrollment expected to open this August.
National flag carrier wants to set pilot wages on its own to prevent an exodus to other better-paying airlines.
Vietnam Airlines pilots got a modest raise last year, but took home much less than their peers with budget carriers.
The shortage of qualified pilots is getting more serious in Vietnam as more air carriers receive licenses to operate in the country.
No Vietnamese citizens were marked as onboard the Lion Air passenger plane of Indonesia, which crashed into the sea on the morning of October 29, the country’s Vietnamese embassy confirmed.
Vietnamese and American veteran pilots, who were once enemies of each other in the air during the anti-US war, reunited in Hanoi on October 3 for the third time.
Remains believed to be two pilots, who have been listed as missing for 47 years, were found in the Tam Dao mountain area on September 28.
The average income of Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air and Jetstar Pacific’s pilots depends on their position and length of service.
VOV.VN - On July 28, a large number of comrades and relatives of the two pilots killed in the military plane crash in the central province of Nghe An attended a funeral service for the victims at the funeral home of Military Hospital 4 in Vinh City.
VOV.VN - Bodies of two pilots killed in the military aircraft crash in the central province of Nghe An have been taken to the funeral home of Military Region 4 in Vinh City.
The pilot of Swiss-based Vistajet Airline has complained that a laser beam was flashed into the cockpit while his plane was landing at Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi.
PVI Holdings, the insurance arm of state-run oil and gas giant PetroVietnam, will pay US$3.5 million in compensation for the damages of the Airbus EC 130 T2 helicopter that crashed during a training flight last week.
A Vietnamese military plane hit the ground during a training flight in the south-central province of Phu Yen on August 26, with one of the two pilots confirmed dead.
Militants shot down a military helicopter near Palmyra in Syria, killing two Russian pilots on board, Interfax news agency said, quoting Russia's defense ministry.
The safety of aircraft landing and taking off from Hanoi's Noi Bai Airport is "seriously threatened" by lasers being directed at them, the Vietnamese aviation security authorities have warned.
Vietnam has expanded the search zone for the two missing aircraft and nine military personnel from the central province of Ha Tinh to Quang Ninh northern province despite adverse weather conditions.
VOV.VN -A trial flight to prepare for the International Hot Air Balloon Festival 2016 was held at Ham Nghi Yard in central Thue Thien-Hue province on April 20.
A funeral service was organised in Ho Chi Minh City on May 3 for the two military pilots, who died after their fighter planes crashed in a training session over the waters of Binh Thuan province two weeks ago.