Traffic jams routinely plague the road leading to Tan Son Nhat Airport (Photo: VNA)

More, wider roads to ease traffic around HCMC airport

The Ministry of Defence has agreed to hand over land to HCM City authorities for construction of a flyover near Tan Son Nhat International Airport to prevent the constant traffic jams that occur there.
Truong Chinh, one of streets which HCMC has proposed the Ministry of Transport to open entrances to Tan Son Nhat Airport (Photo: SGGP)

Land prices up after proposal to open more entrances to airport

After Ho Chi Minh City proposed the Ministry of Transport to open more entrances to Tan Son Son Nhat International Airport to ease traffic jam in Truong Son street, the airport’s sole entrance route now, land and house prices in proposed areas have rocketed up.
An artist’s impression of the Y shaped flyover in the entrance gateway to Tan Son Nhat International Airport, HCMC

Tan Son Nhat airport flyover to open to traffic early July

A Y shaped flyover in Truong Son street approaching Tan Son Nhat International Airport will be opened to traffic on July 3, two months before schedule, said director of Urban Traffic Management Zone No.1 Nguyen Vinh Ninh.