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Vietjet Air (VJC) plans to raise $500 billion to scale up its operation as the tourism industry is expected to thrive again, as many air carriers are still in difficulty, according to a new resolution of the VJC Board of Directors.

Airlines losses fall, but sky remains overcast

The aviation sector is witnessing slightly brighter business results, but businesses are still facing difficulties because fuel prices are high and international air routes have not fully recovered.

Vietnam confirms 12 Pakistani pilots ‘are working’ for local airlines

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) confirmed on June 28 that it has licensed a total of 27 Pakistani pilots to work in Vietnam, but only 12 of them are currently flying for local airlines.

Hundreds of flights affected by incident involving Vietjet Air plane in Tan Son Nhat airport

Nearly 165 flights of Vietnam Airlines have been affected by an incident involving an aircraft of Vietjet Air that forced Tan Son Nhat international airport in HCM City to temporarily close down in the afternoon of June 14.


Vietnamese airlines resume most domestic routes

Vietnamese airlines have resumed most domestic flights after the country has gone almost 50 days without community transmission of the coronavirus.


Local airlines regain 35-40% passenger capacity

Air travel demand has increased after a long period of travel restriction because of Covid-19.

More than 100 Vietnamese brought home from Indonesia

Vietnamese authorities worked together with the Vietnamese Embassy in Jakarta, Vietjet Air, and relevant Indonesian agencies to bring home more than 100 Vietnamese citizens on April 26.

Air tickets poised to endure yet another price rise

Several of Vietnam's airlines have announced that airfares are set to see a three to five fold increase in terms of price in comparison to their current value, with the new price policy coming into force as of April 19.

Airlines in Vietnam to increase flights from April 16

Domestic airlines on April 15 evening announced they are increasing flight frequency between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City as from April 16, but the time difference between two consecutive landings in HCM City should be at last 90 minutes.

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.

Korean passengers flown back home from Da Nang city

Twenty passengers from the Republic of Korea were flown back to their home country on February 25 night, one day after their arrival in the central city of Da Nang.

Vietjet Air to open three direct routes to India

Budget carrier Vietjet Air will open three direct routes linking Vietnam’s Da Nang, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City with India’s New Delhi and Mumbai, its representative said on February 6.

Journey evokes youngsters’ patriotism

Since its introduction in 2014, a special journey among the youth by the Vietnam’s Youth Federation entitled ‘I love my country’ has drawn great attention of youngsters across the nation.

Vietjet Air adds five air routes between Vietnam, Japan

Budget carrier Vietjet Air on January 13 announced that it has opened five more air routes linking culture, economic and political centres of Vietnam and Japan in 2020.

Vietnam aviation industry maintains double-digit growth in 2019

Airports Council International forecasts that Vietnam will have the fastest air passenger growth in the world in the period of 2018-2040 with an average annual growth rate of 6.2%.

Vietjet Air launches new routes linking Can Tho with Taiwan, RoK

Budget carrier Vietjet Air on January 12 launched two new air routes linking the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho with Taipei of Taiwan and Seoul of the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Indian tourists to Vietnam increase

India climbed into the top 16 markets with the highest number of visitors to Vietnam in 2019.

Vietjet Air launches Hanoi-Delhi direct route

The first direct flight from Hanoi to India’s New Delhi landed at Indira Gandhi International Airport on December 7 night after travelling for more than five hours.

Phu Cat airport to welcome first international flight

Phu Cat airport in Quy Nhon city, the south central province of Binh Dinh, is scheduled to welcome the first international flight by the end of December this year.

Tourism helps more airlines take off in Vietnam

Vietnam's booming tourism industry has led to growth in the aviation sector, with more routes and airlines creating a new landscape for the industry.