CAAV asked to tackle high rates in flight delays, cancellations

CAAV asked to tackle high rates in flight delays, cancellations

Deputy Minister of Transport Le Anh Tuan has asked the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) to promptly tackle flight delays and cancellations after latest data shows that up to 5,602 flights by domestic carriers were delayed in June (May 19 – Jun 18), accounting for 18.2per cent.
Nearly 120 million USD to be used to build 4 aircraft maintenance workshops at Long Thanh airport

Nearly 120 million USD to be used to build 4 aircraft maintenance workshops at Long Thanh airport

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has recently submitted to the Ministry of Transport for appraisal and approval four investment projects on building and operating aircraft maintenance workshops at Long Thanh International Airport with a total investment of more than 2.75 trillion VND (119.7 million USD).
Vietnam’s aviation ready to fully recover international flights

Vietnam’s aviation ready to fully recover international flights

The Vietnamese aviation industry is currently ready in all aspects to operate the entire international flight network like before the COVID-19 outbreak, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has told Deputy Transport Minister Le Anh Tuan.
Over 1,700 passengers enter Vietnam on first three days of int’l flight resumption

Over 1,700 passengers enter Vietnam on first three days of int’l flight resumption

As many as 1,753 passengers from abroad came to Vietnam on 17 flights between January 1 and 3, the first three days after the resumption of regular international flights.
Authority proposes increasing flights to Japan, RoK, Taiwan

Authority proposes increasing flights to Japan, RoK, Taiwan

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed the Ministry of Transport increase the frequency of flights to Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), and Taiwan (China), given the great demand for returning home among overseas Vietnamese.
Aviation inching closer to reopening

Aviation inching closer to reopening

Air carriers in Vietnam are expected to get the thumbs-up to ease financial difficulties, as a plan on recovery of domestic air routes is set to be approved.
CAAV announces procedures for licensing private flights in Vietnam’s territories

CAAV announces procedures for licensing private flights in Vietnam’s territories

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has issued a document on the licensing of private flights conducted by aircraft not registering for Vietnamese nationality within Vietnam’s territories.
Vietnamese airlines’ on-time performance hits 95.4 percent

Vietnamese airlines’ on-time performance hits 95.4 percent

Vietnamese airlines’ on-time performance (OTP) from December 19, 2020 to January 18, 2021 reached 95.4 percent, a year-on-year rise of 9.7 percentage points, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
Transport agencies prepare for resumption of international flights

Transport agencies prepare for resumption of international flights

The Ministry of Transport has ordered its affiliates to work with relevant agencies on the resumption of international commercial flights.
Certain international air routes may reopen on September 15

Certain international air routes may reopen on September 15

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed that certain air routes to and from China, Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), Taiwan (China), Laos, and Cambodia be resumed on September 15.
Reopening of int’l flights considered

Reopening of int’l flights considered

The Ministry of Transport will consider the reopening of international flight routes to countries and territories which have no new cases of COVID-19 in the community for 30 consecutive days, according to a ministry official.
Tourism helps more airlines take off in Vietnam

Tourism helps more airlines take off in Vietnam

Vietnam's booming tourism industry has led to growth in the aviation sector, with more routes and airlines creating a new landscape for the industry.
Newest airline to take flights from July 2020

Newest airline to take flights from July 2020

Vinpearl Air of the private conglomerate Vingroup will begin domestic and international flights from July 2020 with a fleet of six aircraft, according to Director General of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) Dinh Viet Thang.
Nearly 4,000 flights delayed, cancelled in July

Nearly 4,000 flights delayed, cancelled in July

Five domestic airlines reported 3,933 delayed flights in July, reported the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
Noi Bai Airport to expand to handle 100 million passengers by 2050

Noi Bai Airport to expand to handle 100 million passengers by 2050

The annual capacity of Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport will increase to 80-100 million passengers by 2050 as part of an expansion plan agreed by the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) and a French company.
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