National flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, has confirmed its return to daily flight frequencies from London Heathrow to Vietnam this winter, with daily nonstop services having resumed on 29 October 2023. The APEX five star-rated airline is now operating four flights per week to Hanoi and three per week to Ho Chi Minh City, all on next-gen Boeing B787-9 Dreamliners.
Vietnam Airlines has announced its intention to purchase 50 narrow-body Boeing 737-8s in a multi-billion-dollar deal. The announcement coincides with US President Joe Biden’s visit to Vietnam for key talks on trade and closer diplomatic relations.
Vietnam Airlines, the national flag carrier of Vietnam, has emerged as one of the leading airlines in Southeast Asia, with a rich history of growth and expansion. From its humble beginnings in 1956 as a small domestic airline, it has evolved into a major international player, connecting Vietnam to the world and contributing significantly to the country’s economic growth. The airline is the event sponsor of the World Travel Awards Asia & Oceania 2023 ceremony which will be held on 6 September in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Vietnam Airlines is set to officially operate direct flights between Hanoi / Ho Chi Minh City and the Indian city of Mumbai, and launch online check-in services for passengers departing from Mumbai airport as of May 20.
Vietnam Airlines and Singapore Airlines (SIA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen the commercial collaboration between the two airlines.
Vietnam Airlines served over 18 million passengers this year, a huge improvement from the past two years. The Southeast Asian carrier hit almost three-quarters of its annual revenue compared to 2019 as its recovery continues.
Vietnam is back on the map, having fully reopened to tourists earlier this year. Here Breaking Travel News takes a tour of some of the highlights for those looking for adventure
The Cuc Phuong National Park, a famous tourist destination in the northern province of Ninh Binh, has once again been named “Asia’s Leading National Park”. This is the fourth consecutive year, the park has been honoured at the 29th World Travel Award (WTA) Asia & Oceania Gala Ceremony held recently in Ho Chi Minh City.
At this years star studded Asia & Oceania Gala Ceremony of the World Travel Awards held earlier this month at the Gem Center in Ho Chi Minh city Vietnam Airlines scooped the award for Asia’s Leading Airline Brand and Asia’s Leading Airline –Economy class.
Four Vietnamese carriers have been named winners in different categories at this year’s World Travel Awards, with Vietravel Airlines present for the first time since establishment.