The private airline Air Mekong will offer a new domestic route
from Vinh in the northern province of Nghe An to Pleiku, in the central highland
province of Gia Lai from December 1.
As per schedule, flights will depart Pleiku Airport at 5pm and Vinh Airport at
6pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
On this route, the carrier will offer a promotional discount of 50 per cent on
tickets priced between VND 1million and VND1.35million (excluding tax and
additional fees) from December 1-15, 2011.
Air Mekong will operate additional flights on routes Hanoi-Phu Quoc-Da Lat and
HCMC-Phu Quoc-Con Dao. The carrier will sell some 40 seats on each flight for
In related news, the private airline Viet Jet Air has completed legal
proceedings for its first commercial flight in December. According to Vietnam
Civil Aviation Administration, Viet Jet Air has hired three Airbus A planes to
operate routes including HCMC-Hanoi-Da Nang, Hanoi-Da Nang.
B.Quyen Th.Tuyet – Translated by Kim Khanh