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Despite the increase in the number of passengers, air carriers are still incurring losses due to the fuel price increase.

Vietnam Airlines plans to restore its entire flight network by the end of 2023

The restoration of international flight routes is an important condition for Vietnam Airlines to reduce losses and become profitable in the near future.

Aircraft fuel price reaches 8-year high

The continued air petrol price increase has caused headaches to air carriers. Airfares change from day to day.

Vietnam Airlines proposes solutions for recovery

Vietnam Airlines JSC has just sent a document to the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) explaining measures and a roadmap to remove it from the list of stocks trading under supervision.

Vietnam Airlines completes sale of 35% stake at Cambodian flag carrier

The airline plans to sell the remainder of its stake in Cambodia Angkor Air this year.

Vietnam Airlines posts VND2.6-trillion net loss in Q1

Vietnam Airlines reported a net loss of over VND2.6 trillion in the first quarter of 2022, sending the national flag carrier’s accumulated loss up to VND24.5 trillion, or over US$1 billion.

Vietnam’s aviation industry suffers from Russia-Ukraine conflict

The Russia-Ukraine conflict has had an impact on Vietnam’s aviation as airlines have had to change routes and flight activities.

Vietnam Airlines suspends regular flights to Russia

Vietnam Airlines announced on March 22 evening that it will temporarily suspend the regular operation of the Vietnam – Russia air route, starting from March 25, until further notice.

As fuel prices rise, airlines seek to raise airfares

As fuel prices have increased sharply, airlines have called for the lifting of ceiling airfares and imposition of fuel surcharges.

Round trip air ticket prices on international routes fall to US$155

In response to the reopening of international tourism activities in the new normal from March 15, the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) has announced that it will launch a special promotional program for local and foreign passengers.

Local airlines to pay high salary to recruit pilots, flight attendants

Vietnamese air carriers such as Bamboo Airways, Vietjet Air or Vietravel Airlines are recruiting pilots and flight attendants after resumption of international air routes.

200 Vietnamese citizens evacuated from war zone in Ukraine

Vietnam Airlines has sent its plans for flights bringing home Vietnamese citizens in Ukraine to the Ministry of Transport, saying it stands ready to follow instructions of the Government.

Vietnamese airlines already build safe air traffic routes amid Russia-Ukraine tensions

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) on February 24 officially issued a press release regarding the impact of the Russia – Ukraine situation on Vietnamese airlines’ international routes.

Vietnam’s int’l air routes not affected by Russia - Ukraine tensions: official

The international air routes operated by Vietnamese airlines are not affected by tensions in the Russia - Ukraine relations, Director of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) Dinh Viet Thang affirmed on February 24.


Japanese police arrest suspect threatening to shoot down Vietnam Airlines plane

A representative of Vietnam Airlines in Japan on February 17 confirmed that Japanese police had arrested a suspect who threatened to shoot down a passenger plane of the airline in January.

Japanese man threatens to shoot down Vietnam aircraft ‘without motive’

Japanese authorities have identified a Japanese man suspected of threatening to shoot down a Vietnam Airlines plane over Tokyo Bay in early January.

Aviation boom signals strong economic recovery

In the early days of 2022, Vietnam’s airports were packed with passengers, which was good news for the local aviation industry and a positive sign for strong economic recovery.

Vietnam Airlines resumes regular flights to Europe

Vietnam Airlines plans to restore regular flights between Vietnam and Russia, the UK, France and Germany. The first flights are scheduled this week.

Proposal made to reopen regular flights to France, Germany, UK and Russia

The frequency of regular international routes to France, Germany, the UK, and Russia could be expanded to 10 flights per week for one-way tickets applicable to all airlines of each side for each respective market.

Unknown man calls Vietnam Airlines, threatens to shoot down plane heading to Hanoi from Japan

An anonymous man called a Vietnam Airlines branch in Japan on Wednesday morning, and said that if a flight heading from Narita (Japan) to Hanoi did not turn back it would be shot down, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).