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For the first time in Vietnam, Airshow 2022 was organized at Van Don International Airport (Quang Ninh Province) on November 5-6 by Gulfstream and Sun Air of Sun Group.

Vietnam Airlines wants $0.52 billion in preferential loans to overcome effects from pandemic

The State Capital Management Committee at Enterprises (SCMC) has asked the state to lend VND12 trillion to Vietnam Airlines for at least three years to help it survive the pandemic.

VN aviation industry's slowdown to affect public debt

The debts incurred by enterprises in the aviation industry, due in 2020, if not payable, will have a big impact on public debt.

No new airlines until aviation market recovers: VN Transport Ministry

Vietnam will temporarily halt the consideration of new airlines until the aviation market has recovered from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Aviation sector strives to navigate COVID-19 outbreak

Airlines in Vietnam are looking at ways to overcome the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak after seeing declining passenger numbers.

Government asked to allow Bamboo Airways’ fleet expansion

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) has proposed the Government allow Bamboo Airways to increase its fleet instead of restricting the firm’s aircraft number to 30 like at present.

The five bottlenecks that hinder Vietnam’s aviation industry

The biggest problem of the Vietnam’s aviation industry is overloading at airports, which affects service quality and flight safety.

Vietnamese aviation market experiences competition rage

The Vietnamese aviation market has been recording double-digit growth in the last four years, but the growth rate is slowing.

New players reshape Vietnamese aviation market

The latest figures published by the Civil Aviation Authority of Viet Nam revealed that the Vietnamese aviation market saw noticeable changes in 2019, driven by the participation of private carriers.

Bamboo Airways to sell shares to foreign investors

Economists are concerned that Bamboo Airways' sale of shares to foreigners could affect national security.

Outdated policy makes it impossible to upgrade aviation infrastructure

The underdevelopment of infrastructure is believed to be the main reason hindering the aviation industry.

Airline tourism model booming in Vietnam

Aviation combined with tourism is not only the strategy being pursued by the three candidates queuing up for flight licenses, but also the purpose of existing airlines.

Infrastructure underdevelopment hinders Vietnam's aviation industry

Twenty two airports in Vietnam have the capacity equal to one airport in Thailand or Singapore. The overloaded infrastructure is affecting the aviation and tourism industries.

Financial obstacles need tackling to develop aviation infrastructure: experts

More specific mechanisms and legal frameworks should be created to attract funding to develop the local aviation sector’s infrastructure, which has yet to catch up with the sector’s overall development.

International airlines set up routes to Vietnam as aviation market booms

With new foreign airlines setting up air routes to Vietnam and existing airlines increasing flight frequency, the Vietnamese aviation sector is becoming extremely busy.

More airlines join market, create infrastructure bottlenecks

Runways, infrastructure and air traffic control activities cannot keep up with the pace of aviation market development.

Vietnam’s booming aviation sector expected to become more competitive

Thien Minh Group has announced that its Kite Air will launch in the first quarter of 2020 with six aircraft and investment capital of VND5.5 trillion.

Commencement date nears, but capital sources for Vietnam's giant Long Thanh airport still unclear

The Long Thanh International Airport project is scheduled to kick off in 2021, with the first phase of the project expected to be completed by 2025.

Vietnam a driver in Southeast Asia’s aviation growth: Boeing

Vietnam's aviation market will play a key role in the aviation growth in Southeast Asia in the next 20 years, and the country’s fleet is expected to quadruple by 2038, according to an official from Boeing Commercial Airplanes.

Vietnam Airlines raises salary for its pilots

The Vietnam Airlines Corporation has decided to increase the salary of pilots on Boeing B787 and Airbus A350 by 22 percent, nine months ahead of schedule.