Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung on June 1 joined a ceremony to launch Ho Chi Minh City- Kuala Lumpur direct air route.
|Photo: VGP/Xuan Tuyen
Speaking at the event, Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung praised VietJet for its contribution to strengthening the two nations’ partnership in transport in general and in the aviation sector in particular as well as promoting tourism, trade and integration.
The daily flight takes about one hour and 55 minutes. The flight departs from Ho Chi Minh City at 9:30 and arrives in Kuala Lumpur at 12:25 (local time). The return flights take off from Kuala Lumpur at 13:00 (local time) and arrive in Ho Chi Minh City at 13:55.
VietJet is the first airline in Viet Nam operating under the model of the new generation airline, which provides low cost and various services for customers.
VietJet has been granted IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate by International Air Transport Association (IATA).
VietJet is currently having 37 planes, including A320s and A321s, and operating 250 flights a day. It has already launched 50 domestic and foreign flights to such destinations as Thailand, Singapore, the Republic of Korea, Taiwan, China and Myanmar.
Source: Viet Cuong (VGP News)