Tan Son Nhat International Airport

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 VietNamNet Bridge – Parking fees at HCM City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport will increase beginning today, December 1, the city’s People’s Committee has announced.

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.

Cat Bi air traffic control to be inspected

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Civil Aviation Authority of Viet Nam on Tuesday night decided to inspect operations at the air traffic control station in Hai Phong City’s Cat Bi International Airport.

New entrance for HCM City airport

 VietNamNet Bridge – The HCM City People’s Committee has asked the Department of Transport to develop a plan for a new entrance at Tan Son Nhat International Airport.

HCM City sets airport upgrade deadline

 VietNamNet Bridge – Work to upgrade HCM City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport must be completed at the earliest to ensure the new facilities can be used from next year,

IT upgrade causes delays at HCM City airport

 VietNamNet Bridge – Staff at Tan Son Nhat International Airport had to check in customers manually after the computer system developed problems yesterday, Sept 21.

City airport hit by flooding chaos

 VietNamNet Bridge – Many flights were delayed, cancelled or diverted on Friday evening as heavy rains seriously flooded HCM City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport.

HCM City aims to unclog roads to airport

 VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City will focus on easing traffic jams in the two worst affected areas before year-end -- roads leading to Tan Son Nhat International Airport and Cat Lai Port - an official has said.

Tan Son Nhat Airport opens new parking

 VietNamNet Bridge – Tan Son Nhat International Airport has opened a 10,000sq.m parking garage, located outside the domestic terminal.

State-owned cars flout airport traffic regulations

 VietNamNet Bridge – Security staff at HCM City's Tan Son Nhat International Airport are complaining about government cars that are blocking drop-off and collection points as they await officials.

Tan San Nhat seeks measures to not be among the worst airports in Asia

 VietNamNet Bridge – Officials from the HCM City's Tan Son Nhat International Airport, rated among the world's worst by a travel website, discussed measures to improve services with international airlines and service providers

Smuggled pangolin scales confiscated at airport

 VietNamNet Bridge – Customs officers at Tan Son Nhat International Airport discovered and seized about 42.2kg of smuggled pangolin scales yesterday, August 16.

Passengers on delayed flights will receive compensation

 VietNamNet Bridge – Passengers on flights delayed by 15 minutes or more will be provided with drinks, food or accommodation from December 1 this year.

Fever Nigerian passengers entering Vietnam quarantined

VietNamNet Bridge – The Pasteur Institute and the health department in Ho Chi Minh City on August 19 isolated two Nigerian passengers showing symptom of fever when entering Vietnam via Tan Son Nhat International Airport,

Golf course at airport can house 30 parking spots

VietNamNet Bridge – The golf course area alone at Tan Son Nhat International Airport can provide space for 30 additional aircraft parking spots, according to Le Trong Sanh, former chief of flight management at Tan Son Nhat.

Chinese woman receives life sentence for drug trafficking

VietNamNet Bridge – The HCM City People’s Court in has sentenced a 23-year-old Chinese woman to life imprisonment on November 13 for smuggling more than 1.9kg of synthetic drugs into Vietnam in October 2012.

HCM City police seize 1.1kg of heroin

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department and the Aviation Security Centre of Tan Son Nhat International Airport have seized 1.1 kilogrammes of heroin.

Over 3,700 turns of foreign tourists get VAT refund

 VietNamNet Bridge – By the end of May, over 3,700 turns of foreign arrivals got VAT refund worth VND 12 billion, statistics show.

Big cities actively take measures against H7N9

Preventative work has been carried out at Tan Son Nhat International Airport and Noi Bai International Airport, the main gateways to Vietnam for foreign visitors, to promptly respond to the bird flu virus of the H7N9 type.

Runway repairs see Vietnam Airlines re-schedule domestic flights

 VietNamNet Bridge – The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, said it has changed the schedules of nearly 1,000 flights on domestic routes from February 25 to March 30,