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New airline envisages losing $15 million in first three years

Hospitality group Thien Minh says its carrier KiteAir could lose VND350 billion ($15.04 million) in the first three years of operations.

Two planes likely hit by drones: Transport Ministry

A Vietjet Air and a Tway Air aircraft may have been hit by drones while flying in Vietnam, the Transport Ministry says.

Four carriers offer flight safety officers to Vietnam aviation authority

Four airlines have offered their eight flight safety officers to the national aviation authority as more carriers enter the fray.
October 03, 2019 | 06:29 pm GMT+7

Vietravel raises $30 mln for new airline

Vietravel has raised VND700 billion ($30 million) through bonds to fund its airline operation, seeking to be the seventh carrier in Vietnam.
September 27, 2019 | 02:20 pm GMT+7

Bamboo Airways hopes to triple market share to 30 pct

New kid on the block Bamboo Airways wants to expand its current 10 percent market share to 30 percent by next year.
September 26, 2019 | 03:59 pm GMT+7

Vietravel Airlines plans 2020 launch in fast-growing market

Vietravel Airlines plans to launch its first flight next year, joining a rising number of entrants in one of the world’s fast-growing aviation markets.
September 14, 2019 | 07:33 pm GMT+7

Bamboo Airways eyes fleet expansion

Bamboo Airways plans to have a fleet of 100 aircraft by 2024 with the majority of them being Boeing 787-9 or Airbus A321.
September 12, 2019 | 02:43 pm GMT+7

Bamboo Airways exec leaves for property firm

Duong Thi Mai Hoa, who used to be deputy chairwoman of startup Bamboo Airways, has moved to real estate firm Sunshine Group.
September 10, 2019 | 01:35 pm GMT+7

Chinese thief caught on Da Nang-Saigon flight

Yet another Chinese man was caught stealing VND9 million ($390) from another passenger on a Da Nang-Saigon flight last Sunday.
September 04, 2019 | 07:34 pm GMT+7

Mobile stairs punch hole in Vietnam Airlines plane at Saigon airport

A mobile boarding ramp accidentally punched a hole in a Vietnam Airlines Boeing 787-9 aircraft at Saigon airport last week.
August 27, 2019 | 01:42 pm GMT+7

Thien Minh Group seeks permit to establish new airline

Hospitality group Thien Minh is looking to establish an airline that can begin operations next year.
August 23, 2019 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

Vingroup seeks airline license, to fly from mid-2020

Vingroup has applied for an airline license with investment of VND4.7 trillion ($202 million) and wants to start flying next July.
August 22, 2019 | 01:33 pm GMT+7

Vingroup enters aviation sector with pilot training school

Vietnam’s largest business conglomerate will cooperate with Canada's CAE Inc. to train pilots and other aircraft personnel.
July 10, 2019 | 03:44 pm GMT+7

Thien Minh Group chairman launches $43 mln aviation company

TMG chairman Tran Trong Kien has incorporated a new aviation company 2 months after a joint venture plan with AirAsia collapsed.
June 29, 2019 | 12:41 pm GMT+7

Birdies on a plane: Vietnam's Bamboo Airways banks on golf resorts for success

As Vietnam’s aviation sector booms, local upstart Bamboo Airways is embracing what it hopes will be a novel way of standing out in a crowded market: Golf.
May 16, 2019 | 04:07 pm GMT+7
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