BAMBOO AIRWAYS HAS MADE ITS FIRST FLIGHT
Many passengers on board the first commercial flight of Bamboo Airways has made its first flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi at 6 am, January 16th, 2019. Bamboo Airways received a license to transport passengers, mail, and freight following national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines, budget operators Jetstar Pacific and Vietjet Air, and Vietnam Air Service (VASCO).
The Bamboo Airways as a hybrid airline, blending low-cost traits with those of traditional or full-service carriers to meet the demands of every market segment. Besides, the airline started selling tickets from 12 pm on January 12, with minimum prices at VND 149,000 (USD 6.4) each.
As planned, the national flag carrier will operate 37 routes connecting major cities and tourist destinations at home and abroad in 2019. The first domestic routes will be Hanoi – Quy Nhon, Hanoi – Dong Hoi, Ho Chi Minh City-Quy Nhon, Hanoi – Ho Chi Minh City, and Ho Chi Minh City – Van Don. Up to 60 domestic flights per day are planned.
Flights to Asian countries such as Japan, the Republic of Korea and Singapore, and Europe will use wide-body aircraft.
It has also signed a memorandum of understanding with the Civil Authority of Vietnam on using landing services and security checks at Tan Son Nhat (HCM City), Noi Bai (Hanoi), Phu Cat (Quy Nhon), Dong Hoi (Quang Binh), Tho Xuan (Thanh Hoa), and Cat Bi (Hai Phong).
Private Taxi Transfers: HCMC airport transfer