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Race is on to turn flying car into reality

Aeronautics giants are treating the idea of a flying car with caution, as such a project raises more questions than it answers, experts say -- it's a ...

Vietnam’s legislators approve to fast-track multi-billion-dollar airport

The National Assembly has agreed to allow site clearance for Long Thanh Airport to begin at an estimated cost of ...

Fate of golf course next to Saigon airport hangs in the balance

The government has halted all construction activities at the controversial course, which many experts say shouldn't have existed.
June 13, 2017 | 04:14 pm GMT+7

Myanmar recovers more bodies from crashed military plane

Aircraft accidents, involving both civilian and military planes, are not uncommon.
June 12, 2017 | 02:01 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's FLC Group plans to lease seven planes from Airbus for new carrier

The new carrier will have a fleet of 'about seven' aircraft by 2018, and its first flight could take place in early 2018.
June 12, 2017 | 09:45 am GMT+7

More summer flights in Vietnam means more delays

Hundreds of extra flights per week are added for the holiday season.
June 12, 2017 | 09:18 am GMT+7

Transport minister wants rail link to connect Saigon with multibillion-dollar airport

Passengers would be able to move between Tan Son Nhat and the upcoming Long Thanh Airport on a train.
June 09, 2017 | 11:14 am GMT+7

Bodies, debris found in search for missing Myanmar aircraft

The weather had been 'normal' on takeoff.
June 08, 2017 | 01:48 pm GMT+7

Search mounted for Myanmar army plane missing with 122 aboard

15 children from army families were on the missing flight.
June 08, 2017 | 08:54 am GMT+7

Debris from Myanmar military plane found at sea

A former executive at the aviation ministry said many of the aircraft in Myanmar's fleet were old and decrepit.
June 07, 2017 | 09:52 pm GMT+7

Myanmar military plane carrying 116 missing: army chief, airport source

'We think it was a technical failure. Weather is fine there.'
June 07, 2017 | 07:11 pm GMT+7

Vietnam approves direct flight to Czech Republic

Presidents from both countries met in Hanoi this week to discuss a raft of new deals.
June 07, 2017 | 05:54 pm GMT+7

Trump proposes privatizing US air traffic control

Trump promised the 'really monumental reform' would deliver 'cheaper, faster, and safer travel' as well as an economic boost.
June 06, 2017 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Vietnam ministry proposes penalties for overcharging of airport services

There's nothing like paying $5 for a bowl of pho to leave a bad taste in your mouth.
May 29, 2017 | 02:51 pm GMT+7

Woman fined for carrying banned birds' nests from Vietnam to US

The nationality of the woman has not been disclosed by the U.S., where imports of the nests are banned due to the risk of viral bird diseases.
May 28, 2017 | 04:45 pm GMT+7