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Vietnam bans drones from airport vicinities

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered the Ministry of National Defense to ban all drones within an eight-km radius of airports across the country.

Hanoi woman fined for stealing aircraft life jacket

Aviation authorities Saturday fined a Hanoi woman VND8.5 million ($365) for stealing a life jacket during a domestic flight.

Pilots’ vision affected as farmers burn straw near Hanoi airport

Farmers burning straw after harvesting rice are sending off dense smoke that hinders pilots' vision while landing at the nearby Noi Bai international airport.
October 03, 2019 | 11:45 am GMT+7

Burning of straw by rice farmers threatens flight safety at Hanoi airport

Aviation authorities have warned smoke caused by burning straw on fields near Hanoi's Noi Bai Airport affects pilots' visibility and threatens flight safety.
September 18, 2019 | 12:06 pm GMT+7

Biman Bangladesh plane skids off runway in Yangon, 17 injured

A Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane skidded off the runway when it landed in bad weather at Yangon's international airport on Wednesday evening.
May 09, 2019 | 08:06 am GMT+7

Boeing 737 MAX safety record questioned after two tragedies

For the second time in less than six months, a Boeing 737 MAX 8 has crashed minutes after takeoff and killed everyone on board.
March 11, 2019 | 08:27 am GMT+7

Vietjet Air gets official warning over troubled landings

The Transport Ministry's aviation authority has placed budget carrier Vietjet under special monitoring for 18 days over recent mishaps.
December 28, 2018 | 08:25 am GMT+7

Vietnam PM calls for comprehensive review to ensure aviation safety

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has tasked the transport ministry with ensuring no fatal aviation accident occurs in the country.
December 27, 2018 | 10:14 am GMT+7

4 injured after turbulence hits Air New Zealand flight out of Vietnam

A passenger has described her experience as 'a flight from hell'.
October 10, 2016 | 11:55 am GMT+7

Laser beams continue to threaten Vietnam’s aviation safety

After Hanoi, incidents of ground-based lasers targeting aircraft have plagued Saigon's airport.
August 24, 2016 | 11:55 am GMT+7

Circus group responsible for targeting plane with laser: Vietnam police

Authorities urged to throw the book at future culprits.
July 14, 2016 | 08:31 pm GMT+7
 
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