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No change on mandatory rapid COVID-19 testing for air passengers from countries with Omicronicon
SOCIETY13/01/20220

No change on mandatory rapid COVID-19 testing for air passengers from countries with Omicron

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has asked agencies to continue conducting rapid testing for all air passengers upon entry to Vietnam, who are from or have transitted in countries with new cases of Omicron.

 
Opening the skies, but restricting passengers on the groundicon

Opening the skies, but restricting passengers on the ground

FEATURE
23/10/2021

In the trial reopening of domestic route, airlines can fly with 10 percent of capacity and passengers must show written commitments on anti-pandemic measures.

Vietnam plans to resume international air routes in Q4icon

Vietnam plans to resume international air routes in Q4

SOCIETY
22/10/2021

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed that the Ministry of Transport consider the gradual reopening of regular international commercial flights in four stages starting in the fourth quarter of this year.

No vaccine mandate required for air passengersicon

No vaccine mandate required for air passengers

SOCIETY
21/10/2021

Unvaccinated people and their children can now travel by air provided that they show proof of a negative Covid-19 test result taken within 72 hours before departure or recovered from the disease within the last six months.

Transport ministry allows increase of domestic flight frequency from October 21icon

Transport ministry allows increase of domestic flight frequency from October 21

SOCIETY
21/10/2021

The Ministry of Transport has allowed to increase frequency of domestic flights, including those in the Hanoi-Ho Chi Minh City air route.

CAAV plans to resume regular flights locally after October 20icon

CAAV plans to resume regular flights locally after October 20

SOCIETY
18/10/2021

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has devised a plan aimed at resuming domestic flights from October 21 after reopening several domestic air routes on a trial basis from October 10.

Local authorities urged to set green corridor for domestic flightsicon

Local authorities urged to set green corridor for domestic flights

FEATURE
13/10/2021

The first commercial flights have been provided in the new normal period. However, the application of different regulations in different localities have caused problems.

Sixteen localities agree to resume domestic flights, except for Hanoiicon

Sixteen localities agree to resume domestic flights, except for Hanoi

SOCIETY
09/10/2021

Sixteen localities have agreed to resume domestic flights, while the capital of Hanoi, Hai Phong City and Gia Lai Province are not on the list.

Ministry proposes two plans on resuming Hanoi-HCM City flightsicon

Ministry proposes two plans on resuming Hanoi-HCM City flights

SOCIETY
07/10/2021

The Ministry of Transport has sent a document to the Hanoi People’s Committee, proposing two plans on the resumption of domestic flights between the capacity city and Ho Chi Minh City from October 10.

Flights to Hanoi must be approved by local authoritiesicon

Flights to Hanoi must be approved by local authorities

SOCIETY
06/10/2021

The Hanoi People's Committee has replied to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam’s (CAAV) dispatch on the reopening of domestic flights to and from the capital city.

HCM City wants to resume round-trip flights to Hanoiicon

HCM City wants to resume round-trip flights to Hanoi

SOCIETY
06/10/2021

The People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has proposed organizing a number of round-trip flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to partially solve urgent travel needs.

All passenger flights halted between localities under social distancingicon

All passenger flights halted between localities under social distancing

TRAVEL
09/08/2021

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has asked to stop all passenger flights between localities that are under social distancing in accordance with Directive 16.

Amid crisis, airlines seek ways to prospericon

Amid crisis, airlines seek ways to prosper

BUSINESS
07/06/2021

Suffering heavy losses due to the drop in passenger numbers under the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, some airlines have boosted cargo transport services and made a profit. 

Air transport agencies asked to prepare for upcoming busy national holidaysicon

Air transport agencies asked to prepare for upcoming busy national holidays

TRAVEL
23/04/2021

Fewer people would be allowed to enter airports to pick up or drop passengers off for departure, particularly at the busy Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi and Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCMC, during the upcoming national holidays.

New airline submitted to PM for approvalicon

New airline submitted to PM for approval

BUSINESS
09/01/2020

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has submitted a new airline project to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc for approval.

Tet air travel demand forecasted to rise 12% on-yearicon

Tet air travel demand forecasted to rise 12% on-year

SOCIETY
26/12/2019

Air travel demand has been forecasted to grow by 12% on-year to 12 million passengers for the coming Tet, the Lunar New Year.

Air transport business requirements amended for newcomersicon

Air transport business requirements amended for newcomers

BUSINESS
19/11/2019

The Government has issued a new decree, amending air transport business requirements to create favorable conditions for enterprises to penetrate the sector.

Vietnam's aviation authority questions fleet expansionicon

Vietnam's aviation authority questions fleet expansion

BUSINESS
19/10/2019

All Vietnamese airlines want to increase the number of aircraft they use, but the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has not agreed to the fleet expansion plans.