Illustrative photo (Source: FLC)

Hanoi (VNA) – A representative of the FLC economic group has announced that its Bamboo Airway is completing the final preparations for its debut early next year.

FLC President Trinh Van Quyet expressed his belief that with the current pace of work, Bamboo Airway is sure to start its operation and services during the coming traditional lunar New Year, the most important and longest annual festival in Vietnam, which will fall in early February 2019. The sale of the tickets can be started right within this month, he stressed.

The company further reveals that it is leasing a brand-new A321neo plane. The Airbus-produced aircraft will undergo ground technical checks on December 21 and have a test fly on December 28 in Hamburg, Germany.

Besides its new office in Hanoi, Bamboo Airway is also running another in Tan Son Nhat airport in Ho Chi Minh City in the south to facilitate its transactions. Moreover, it has signed cooperation agreements to provide its services with a series of agents travel companies throughout the country.

Having a capital of 1.3 trillion VND (over 56.237 million USD), Bamboo Airway is the fifth airlines in Vietnam.-VNA