Following the government’s permission, Vietjet has declared its plan to continue regular international flights from 1 January.
The continued services are from Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City to Tokyo (Narita International Airport), Seoul (Incheon International Airport), Taipei, Singapore, and Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi International Airport).
For the first phase starting 1 January, each service will operate one roundtrip per week with increasing frequencies in line with actual travel needs and the government’s permission to provide safe operations and effective disease prevention. In the following phase, Vietjet is preparing to reopen its entire international flights while looking to open new routes to India and Russia and other places.
Passengers are recommended to follow localities’ rules on disease prevention and control, and immigration regulations of countries including vaccine passports, negative tests, quarantine, and accommodation. Passengers can make entry and exit declarations on the website www.vietjetair.com at the Entry Declaration section and manage the information via QR code.
Vietjet takes delivery of A330
The Airbus A330-300 aircraft
The Airbus A330-300 aircraft, registered as VN-A811 with a soft and iridescent golden silk strip livery, landed at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in the morning with jubilant activities.
The soft golden silk strip symbolizes the cultural quintessence of Vietnam and Asia generally. It images the shape of the mountains and the rivers alongside the countries and conveys the pride of the oriental region’s legendary cultures.
The amazing livery also represents the link between the traditional and the modern between the East and West cultures and among the countries and the people almost the world.
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The A330 aircraft is powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 700 engine with Complete Care, the flagship integrated technical services of the world’s leader in power systems and aerospace of Rolls-Royce, to ensure the airline’s engine efficiency and high technical reliability in operation.
The lease and deal costs of widebody aircraft, in the meantime, are at suitable levels, making it the most suitable time to begin working this aircraft type.
Vietjet Managing Director Dinh Viet
Vietjet Managing Dire Vietjet Managing Director Dinh Viet Phuong told: “We are cheerful to celebrate our 10th anniversary today with an A330 aircraft’s arrival, which will help Vietjet grow significantly in operation capacity and international footprint expansion.
A320 and A321
Our fleet of A320 and A321 over the years has
more than 100 million passengers on tens of thousands of friendly, safe, and affordable flights across Vietnam and Asia-Pacific region. The A330 aircraft with a golden silk image is also a part of Vietjet’s ongoing commitment to modernize its fleet and elevate services so that our customers can take farther flights more comfortably with the most competitive ticket fares ever. We will also launch upgraded SkyBoss services soon as another special gift for our customers.”
Vietjet is expected to add two more A330 aircraft into its fleet early next year to diversify and synchronize operation on long-distance flights in 2022.
The airline plans to operate three new routes connecting Vietnam’s capital city Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City as well as the beach city of Nha Trang with Moscow, the capital of Russia beginning in the middle of 2022.