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Low-cost airline Jetstar Pacific on September 28 announced the operation of three more domestic air routes using the 180-seat Airbus A320 plane, which is expected to boost socio-economic and tourism development in southern and central areas.

According to Jetstar Pacific Director Le Hong Ha, the airline will conduct one roundtrip flight every day between Ho Chi Minh City and Pleiku and three round flights between Hue and Da Lat every week from October 25.

It will also operate three round flights a week between Chu Lai in central Quang Nam province and Buon Ma Thuot.

One-way fares for the routes between HCM City and Pleiku and Chu Lai and Buon Ma Thuot are on sale from September 28 from 450,000 VND (20USD) with the exception of discounted tickets, while one-way fares for the Hue-Da Lat route are sold from 550,000 VND (24.43 USD) from September 29.

The same day, the carrier also introduced its promotion programme, with special discounted fares as low as 30,000 VND (1.34 USD) for the three new air routes and a number of other domestic routes.

Tickets are available on www.jetstar.com and agencies from 11 am on October 1, 2015 through October 4, 2015. Online payment is required at the time of purchase to be eligible for promotional fares.-VNA