Vietnam Airlines has cancelled 28 domestic flights owning to the danger posed by Haitang, the fourth tropical storm forecast to hit the central region.

The cancelled flights were scheduled between HCM City , Hanoi to Buon Ma Thuot and Hue , Da Nang to Buon Ma Thuot and HCM City to Vinh and Dong Hoi.

The airlines plans to cancel additional eight flights from HCM City and Hanoi to Hue and Dong Hoi.

Two flights from HCM City-Vinh-HCM City are expected to be delayed by 10 hours while a four - hour delay might affect another two flights from HCM City-Dong Hoi-HCM City./.