ACV to upgrade Hue airport Business

ACV to upgrade Hue airport

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) plans to upgrade the int'l terminal at Phu Bai airport in central Hue city under the build-operate-transfer model.
Local airlines asked to lower airfares Business

Local airlines asked to lower airfares

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has recently asked domestic carriers including Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and VietJet Air to draw up airfare discount plans before January 10, 2016.
Noi Bai terminal T1 to get upgrade Business

Noi Bai terminal T1 to get upgrade

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) plans to upgrade domestic terminal T1 at Noi Bai International Airport, with expenditure expected to reach 244 billion VND (10.84 million USD).
Vietnam seeks aviation investment Business

Vietnam seeks aviation investment

Vietnam is creating a framework to stimulate private investments in the aviation industry, as public-private partnerships for development of this sector has become a trend in the region.
Long Thanh airport construction necessary Society

Long Thanh airport construction necessary

The project on building Long Thanh International Airport in the southern province of Dong Nai has received particular interest, with the Party’s 13th Central Committee’s 11th plenum deeming it a national project of special importance and the National Assembly’s 9th session embracing its implementation.
Aviation sector seeks funding to improve services Society

Aviation sector seeks funding to improve services

The domestic aviation industry needs significant capital to invest in infrastructure during 2015-20 to improve airline services, head of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) Lai Xuan Thanh said.
Vietnam to reform its aviation sector by 2020 Business

Vietnam to reform its aviation sector by 2020

Vietnam aims to rank fifth among top air-transportation service providers in Southeast Asia by 2020, reported the online newspaper VnEconomy with a draft scheme on restructuring the sector being developed by the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
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Vietnam Airlines aims to better tap Russian market

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines is working towards overcoming the challenges left behind from 2014, which was one of the most difficult years for the aviation and tourism industry operating in Russia.
Aviation sector needs human resources breakthrough Business

Aviation sector needs human resources breakthrough

Vietnam’s aviation sector needs a breakthrough in human resources, especially when airlines are expanding their fleets, launching new routes and preparing for their initial public offerings (IPO).

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has set the target that by 2020, the sector’s workforce will be able to meet all demands for pilots and requirements on management, exploitation and maintenance.