Indonesia buys more fighter jets World

Indonesia buys more fighter jets

The Indonesia’s Ministry of Defence has signed a contract to buy six 4.5-generation Dassault Rafale fighter jets manufactured in France.
Vietnam Airlines helps carry needy workers home for Tet Society

Vietnam Airlines helps carry needy workers home for Tet

Vietnam Airlines will transport free of charge 540 disadvantaged workers back to their hometowns on January 27 and 28 for welcoming the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday – the longest and most important traditional festival in Vietnam.
Vietjet welcomes first wide-body A330 aircraft Business

Vietjet welcomes first wide-body A330 aircraft

Vietjet welcomed the first wide-body aircraft A330 to its fleet at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat Airport on December 25, a move for the budget carrier to expand its international flight network and optimise customers’ experience.
Vietjet, Airbus ink strategic cooperation agreement for 119 aircraft Business

Vietjet, Airbus ink strategic cooperation agreement for 119 aircraft

Vietjet and Airbus have inked a strategic partnership agreement on the delivery timeline for 119 aircraft of the airline’s existing backlog and cooperation for the development of Vietjet’s wide-body fleet together with other supporting terms for the airline post COVID-19 period.
Con Dao airport to be upgraded to serve larger aircraft Business

Con Dao airport to be upgraded to serve larger aircraft

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has submitted a proposal to the Ministry of Transport on investing in a project to upgrade Con Dao airport in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau, enabling it to receive larger aircraft.
Vietjet, US engine supplier sign 260-million-USD service contract Business

Vietjet, US engine supplier sign 260-million-USD service contract

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc witnessed the signing of a contract to provide aircraft and engine maintenance service worth 260 million USD between new-generation airline Vietjet and CFM International, on September 21 (local time) in the framework of his on-going working trip to the US.
CAAV proposes permission for import of Boeing 737 Max aircraft Business

CAAV proposes permission for import of Boeing 737 Max aircraft

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) said on September 20 that it has sent a document to the Ministry of Transport asking for permission to conduct procedures to allow Boeing 737 Max aircraft to fly to/from Vietnam’s territory, and to grant certificates for this type of aircraft to be imported into Vietnam.