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Hanoi (VNA) – The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines said that its flights and check-in system in the UK were not affected by a massive global IT failure of British Airways.

Accordingly, all flights from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to London, the UK have been operated normally.

The incident caused delays and cancellations of many flights from the two largest UK airports of Heathrow and Gatwick from May 27-29.

Meanwhile, on May 29, a severe storm landed in Moscow, Russia. There was no flight of Vietnam Airlines from/to Moscow on that day, the carrier said.-VNA