The first flight safely carried 68 passengers from Vinh International Airport at 8:20 am to Da Nang international airport at 9:40 am the same day, using ATR-72 aircraft.
At the event, Nghe An province leaders presented a certificate of merit to VASCO and flowers to crew members along with the first passengers.
All passengers on the special flight received souvenirs and lucky money envelopes on the occasion of the lunar New Year as they conducted check-in formalities.
VASCO operates seven flights per week at present, using ATR72 aircraft on the Vinh-Da Nang air route. The flights depart from Vinh at 8: 20 am and at 2 pm from Da Nang.
According to a representative of VASCO, the Vinh-Da Nang air route will contribute to accelerating the local economy, tourism and trade exchange between the regions such as Vinh, Thanh Hoa, Da Nang, Hue and Quang Nam.