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Senegalese man caught in Saigon with 1.6 kg of cocaine in stomach

A Senegalese man was arrested at HCMC’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport with 77 pellets of compressed cocaine in his digestive system.

Long haul flights to shift from Tan Son Nhat to Long Thanh airport

When operational, the Long Thanh International Airport will receive planes flying 1,000 kilometers and more.

Meth menace: people high on drugs disrupt Saigon airport

The Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCMC has been disturbed by people high on drugs five times in the last six months.
July 06, 2019 | 07:35 pm GMT+7

Saigon airport to stop public announcements to reduce noise

The Tan Son Nhat International Airport will stop sending flight announcements via loud speakers in a bid to reduce noise.
June 10, 2019 | 03:55 pm GMT+7

South Korean man arrested with 400 used mobile phones at Saigon airport

A South Korean visitor was detained on Monday at HCMC’s Tan Son Nhat Airport with more than 400 used cell phones.  
May 21, 2019 | 08:52 am GMT+7

Chinese man arrested for stealing luggage on Vietnam Airlines flight

A Chinese national has been detained in HCMC after allegedly stealing luggage from another passenger on a Vietnam Airlines flight.
May 17, 2019 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Man high on meth carries fake gun into Saigon airport

A man believed to be high on meth was arrested after entering the Tan Son Nhat Airport with a fake gun.
February 12, 2019 | 07:52 am GMT+7

South Korean man arrested with 200 used mobile phones at Saigon airport

A South Korean tourist carrying 200 used cell phones into Vietnam has been detained and placed under investigation.
January 16, 2019 | 08:11 am GMT+7

‘The Terminal’ drama ends, Vietnam sends Lesotho man home

A foreigner who spent two months as an uninvited guest at Vietnam’s largest airport has been sent home.
November 22, 2018 | 04:14 pm GMT+7

Passengers terrified as Vietnamese carrier makes emergency landing

Panicked passengers screamed and prayed as a Vietjet Air flight made an emergency landing in HCMC Monday night.
November 20, 2018 | 04:49 pm GMT+7

Gang caught using commercial airline to smuggle marijuana into Vietnam

Customs and police officers have busted a gang smuggling in marijuana from the U.S. to Ho Chi Minh City.
August 28, 2018 | 11:37 am GMT+7

HCMC advised to combat airport flooding by preventing littering

Trash blocking drainage canals is one reasons for regular flooding at Tan Son Nhat Airport.
April 30, 2018 | 08:16 am GMT+7

Flying into the future: Check-in at Vietnam's planned largest airport

The final design of the multi-billion-dollar Long Thanh Airport has been approved by the Ministry of Transport.
March 29, 2018 | 08:06 pm GMT+7

French consultant hired to give 'objective view' of Saigon's airport expansion plan

The government appears to be looking for a second opinion on a plan drawn up by a local firm.
October 30, 2017 | 12:10 pm GMT+7

Saigon airport named among the world's best for a sleepover

Passengers have decided that Tan Son Nhat airport is a great place to take a nap.
October 20, 2017 | 10:27 am GMT+7
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