There was a welcome banner to greet passengers on the inaugural VietJetAir service from Singapore to Hanoi on 27 April. The LCC becomes the fifth carrier to connect the two airports. It has been serving Singapore from Ho Chi Minh City since May 2014.
- VietJetAir has added a second route to Singapore (SIN) with the introduction on 27 April of a daily service from Hanoi (HAN). The new 2,216-kilometre route will be flown using the LCC’s A320s. Competition comes from Vietnam Airlines (twice-daily flights), SilkAir (daily), Singapore Airlines (daily) and Tigerair Singapore (five times weekly). VietJetAir launched its first route to Singapore from Ho Chi Minh City in May 2014. It also plans to connect Dalat and Da Nang with Singapore in the future.