The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) has just announced that it will stop exploiting flights from/to Cam Ranh Airport in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa from now until about 2 p.m on November 19 because of the influence of the 14th storm which hit the south-central provinces with international name Kirogi yesterday.
The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines has announced that it will fly 110 additional flights from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang City from October 5-November 13 to meet increasing travel demand on the occasion of APEC Year 2017.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) on September 29 asked local carriers to raise flights on Hanoi-HCM City route to meet the travelling demand of passengers after seeing a significant decrease of arrivals and departures between the two main cities in recent days.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc yesterday afternoon received chairman cum director general of Boeing Company Kevin Mac Allister, proposing the company to assist Vietnam to conduct direct flights to the US.
Low-cost carries, including Vietjet and Jetstar Pacific, have reduced flights on Hanoi-HCM City route in recent days. Passengers find it difficult to buy air tickets which are selling at a higher price than the price in normal days.
Under the decision No.27/2017 issued by the Ministry of Transport, airlines have to provide food, drink and accommodation for passengers as their flights are delayed or cancelled, starting on November 1.