Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific to increase domestic flights

Vietnam Airlines, Vietnam´s national flag carrier and Jetstar Pacific Airlines have announced an increase in flight frequency between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, the company said.

The flights increased under the administration and licensing of the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV).

Vietnam Airlines will operate two flights a day on the route, while maintaining one daily flight on the routes between Da Nang and Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.

Jetstar Pacific will also increase its flight frequency between the capital city and the southern biggest city from four per week to one daily.

The flights will be conducted in the form of code sharing with Vietnam Airlines to save resources and costs of the two airlines in facing Covid-19.

The Vietnam Maritime Administration (VMA) announced that the agency worked with the Vietnam Maritime Pilots Association, the Vietnam Shipowners´ Association, local shipowners and pilot companies in the form of an online conference, discussing the adjustment of the prices of maritime pilot service.