Vietnam Airlines has taken delivery of its first Airbus A321neo in Hamburg, Germany. The plane is the first of 20 A321neos ordered by the airline.
The airport check-in service will enable passengers to carry out all check-in procedures, including seat selection, collecting boarding passes and luggage tags and checking baggage, right at the facilities in Hanoi and Da Nang.
Vietnam Airlines will officially establish its inflight duty-free service from October 2018, in cooperation with Hong Kong-based inflight specialist King Power Traveller.
According to the deal, from 2019, the two airlines will seek to begin codesharing on domestic routes in Vietnam and Russia and expand their cooperation across several areas of the business.
Vietnam Airlines has reported profits of VND1.92 trillion, or $82.4 million, for the first half of 2018, up 87 per cent on last year.
Vietnam Airlines has received its 12th Airbus A350 aircraft. This is the first A350 aircraft in the world to showcase the SkyTeam livery with Vietnam Airlines logo on the fuselage.
Vietnam Airlines executive vice president Le Hong Ha speaks to Breaking Travel News as the carrier is recognised as the World’s Leading Cultural Airline at the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony in Phu Quoc.
World Travel Awards is proud to welcome on board Traveltek, Bookingee, Vietnam Airlines, Vietravel and Serenata as official sponsors for its upcoming Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2017.
To commemorate this achievement during over two decades of establishment and development, Vietnam Airlines hosted a ceremony to welcome the 200 millionth passenger with the honoured presences of senior officials from ministry of transport, representatives from the Airports Corporation Vietnam and employees of the airline.
Vietnam Airlines and Air France have announced the signing of a comprehensive strategic partnership allowing the two airlines to optimise their services between France, Europe and Vietnam and to strengthen their positions in a buoyant but highly competitive market.
Vietnam Airlines and the People’s Committee of Thua Thien Hue Province have launched a dedicated partnership. The move is aimed at driving tourism, improving investment and boosting the socio-economic development of Thua Thien Hue province, while simultaneously promoting the image, products and services of the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines.
Vietnam Airlines and Garuda Indonesia have signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen cooperation between the two airlines. The deal focuses on a codeshare partnership, services, maintenance, repair, and overhaul, and cargo.