Emirates now flies to Saigon in Vietnam from its hub at Dubai International Airport.
VietJet Air starts flying to Da Nang from Ho Chi Minh City.
Jeju Air has become the fourth airline to fly between Seoul Incheon Airport in South Korea and Saigon in Vietnam.
AeroSvit now flies to Saigon in Vietnam from Kiev Boryspil Airport in Ukraine.
VietJet Air, Vietnam’s second low-cost airline, has launched operations with a route between Hanoi and Saigon.
Vietnam Airlines now flies to anna.aero’s local airport London Gatwick – its fourth destination in Europe – from both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, but how large does the airline estimate the Vietnam-UK market to be and how fast is it growing? And what market share does the airline expect to capture?
Vietnam Airlines now serves London Gatwick Airport from both Hanoi and Saigon.
Aeroflot again flies from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport in Russia to Saigon in Vietnam.
Sichuan Airlines now flies from Chengdu in China via Nanning to Saigon in Vietnam.
It has been a very busy week with an entire 86 new routes launched. We have all the analysis – and the cakes – of routes ranging from Emirates’ 26th destination in Europe to LOT Polish Airlines’ fourth Ukrainian route. But which European airline launched routes to both Asia and South America? And which US airline became the first to serve Iceland? Don’t forget to download the spreadsheet for a full overview.
Over the Christmas and New Year period, 36 new routes were launched across the world and they were far from only to ski and sun destinations. We have analysis and pictures to go with the new routes that range from Transaero’s 11,500-kilometre route between Moscow and Rio to Cape Air’s 300-kilometre hop between San Juan and Anguilla in the Caribbean.