Vietnam

Vietravel Airlines launches commercial flights amid pandemic

Despite the pandemic, the new startup airline Vietravel Airlines operated its first commercial flight on January 25, 2021....


VietJet ends 2020 with positive financial results, CEO says

Vietnam’s VietJet Aviation CEO said that the airline has ended 2020 with positive financial results....


Work set to begin on Vietnam’s Long Thanh International Airport

With the other airport in Ho Chi Minh City struggling for capacity, work moves forward to build Long Thanh International Airport, Vietnam's newest airport....


Sweden to invest $2 billion into airports growth in Vietnam

Swedish financial institutions proposed to invest  $2 billion into aviation projects in Vietnam.  ...


Airport technician dies after lightning strike at Hanoi airport

An aircraft technician, injured by a lightning strike at Hanoi Noi Bai International Airport (HAN), died on the way to the hospital....


Vietnam Airlines surpasses domestic flight market recovery

Vietnam Airlines has reportedly carried nearly 40,000 domestic passengers this year, recording a 12% increase compared to the same period in 2019....


Now is the Time for the Vietnamese to Do Type Rating. Why?

The way aviation in Vietnam is bouncing back is remarkable. Almost fully restored internal links, airports full of passengers anticipating local flights. Even with closed borders, the country is accur...


No new airline approvals in Vietnam until 2022

The transportation ministry of Vietnam has proposed to focus on the recovery of the existing air carriers operating both domestically and internationally and as a result have chosen not to approve any...


Vietnam grounds 27 Pakistani pilots over license concerns

Following the investigation of the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (PCAA) that revealed an alarming number of dubious licenses, 27 Pakistani pilots working for Vietnamese airlines were suspended....


Qantas to exit Jetstar Pacific joint venture?

Qantas' group subsidiary Jetstar might be hinting that it is looking to exit its joint venture in Vietnam, as Jetstar Pacific will now bear its old name, Pacific Airways....