Carriers reschedule flights due to Typhoon Bebinca hinh anh 1Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and Vietjet Air reschedule flights on August 17 as a result of Typhoon Bebinca. (Photo:

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and Vietjet Air have announced to reschedule flights from/to airports in Hai Phong city and Nghe An and Thanh Hoa provinces on August 17 as a result of Typhoon Bebinca.

Vietnam Airlines cancelled flights VN1180/1181 between Ho Chi Minh city and Hai Phong city on August 17. 

The national flag carrier also delays the start of six flights for the routes between Ho Chi Minh City and Vinh city of Nghe An province. Accordingly, flights VN1262 and VN1263 will depart at 2:40pm instead of 6:30am, and at 5pm instead of 9am of August 17, respectively.

Meanwhile, Jestar Pacific’ flights BL486 and BL487 between HCM City and Thanh Hoa province will depart at 9:25am instead of 6:20am, and at 12:00pm instead of 8:55am, respectively.

Vietjet Air also cancelled flights on the routes between HCM City and Hai Phong city, Hai Phong and Incheon (the Republic of Korea), Nha Trang (Khanh Hoa province) and Hai Phong on August 16 evening. The affected flights included VJ286, VJ926, VJ732, and VJ282/283. Flight VJ925 on Incheon - Hai Phong route on August 17 was cancelled.

Besides, other flights have been delayed as a result of knock-on effect.

The carriers continue to follow weather conditions and update passengers on further flight schedule adjustments.

They recommends passengers who intend to travel to or from the airports follow weather developments and the carriers’ latest announcement via their websites and booking agents nationwide or call hotlines 19001100 of Vietnam Airlines, 19001550 of Jetstar Pacific and 19001886 of Vietjet Air. -VNA