Articles Tagged ‘Vietjetair’

Airbus and Boeing's delivery productivity increased 10% in October; European giant outperforms Boeing for only second time this year

Airbus and Boeing’s delivery productivity increased 10% in October; European giant outperforms Boeing for only second time this year

A total of 119 aircraft were delivered by Airbus and Boeing in October, 11 more units than the pair managed during the same month of 2016. For only the second time this year, Airbus led the delivery charge, with it handing over seven more aircraft than Boeing in the tenth month of this year.  

VietJetAir ventures into Yangon from Hanoi

VietJetAir ventures into Yangon from Hanoi

VietJetAir launches its second route to Myanmar from Vietnam – will operate daily. 

Vilnius Airport celebrates runway opening in style after a successful 35-day reconstruction project

Vilnius Airport celebrates runway opening in style after a successful 35-day reconstruction project

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, along with the celebrations from the Lithuanian capital, VietJetAir announces its first service to Indonesia that will begin in December, plus Shannon Airport toasts American Airlines’ expansion for 2018.  


Airbus outperformed Boeing for deliveries in May by 7.1%; latter still leads the 2017 race; Malindo Air becomes first 737 MAX 8 operator

Airbus outperformed Boeing for deliveries in May by 7.1%; latter still leads the 2017 race; Malindo Air becomes first 737 MAX 8 operator

Airbus and Boeing in May delivered 116 aircraft between them, down 12 units when compared to the same month of 2016. The fifth month of this year also marked the first time since December that Airbus has outperformed its North American counterpart in relation to monthly deliveries, handing over four more aircraft.   

VietJetAir starts second link to Singapore

VietJetAir starts second link to Singapore

VietJetAir becomes fifth carrier to link Hanoi and Singapore.

VietJetAir adds three more international routes

VietJetAir adds three more international routes

VietJetAir starts new routes to Hong Kong, Kaohsiung and Seoul Incheon.


VietJetAir takes off for Taiwan from Hanoi

VietJetAir takes off for Taiwan from Hanoi

VietJetAir connects Hanoi with Taipei Taoyuan and competes with three incumbent carriers.

Ethiopian Airlines sets world record as it becomes seventh A350 operator; French Blue welcomes its first A330

Ethiopian Airlines sets world record as it becomes seventh A350 operator; French Blue welcomes its first A330

After delivering 74 aircraft in June, Boeing has strengthened its lead over Airbus in the 2016 delivery race to 77 units, with the European counterpart distributing 64 aircraft in the sixth month of this year. The month was a celebration for new long-haul LCC French Blue, which welcomed its first A330-300, while Ethiopian Airlines became […]

VietJetAir starts second Taiwan route from Ho Chi Minh City

VietJetAir starts second Taiwan route from Ho Chi Minh City

VietJetAir now links Ho Chi Minh City and Tainan with four weekly flights.


VietJetAir ventures into Malaysia

VietJetAir ventures into Malaysia

VietJetAir now serves Kuala Lumpur from Ho Chi Minh City. Also starts two new domestic routes.

VietJetAir starts first of three new routes from Hai Phong

VietJetAir starts first of three new routes from Hai Phong

VietJetAir connects Hai Phong and Phu Quoc with four times weekly flights.

VietJetAir reaches 19 million passengers; has ordered almost 100 A320-series aircraft

VietJetAir reaches 19 million passengers; has ordered almost 100 A320-series aircraft

Only just over four years old, VietJetAir is already challenging Vietnam Airlines to be the biggest carrier in the Vietnamese domestic market. We look at the LCC’s leading routes and international network.