Articles Tagged ‘Vietjetair’
Vietnam’s international visitors up 23% for first nine months of 2018; commercial aviation market quadruples in size over past 10 years
Schedules state that 121.07 million seats will be flown to/from Vietnamese airports during 2018, up 9.9% versus 2017, and four times as many when compared to the nation’s aviation market in 2008. Jonathan Ford looks into the recent growth, highlighting the domination of LCCs and the South Korean boom.
VietJetAir launches a daily service between the Vietnamese and South Korean cities.
Airbus and Boeing’s delivery rate improved 3.1% in 2017, with 1,481 units being distributed; 200-unit delivery mark broken in December
Airbus and Boeing delivered 210 units between them in the last month of 2017, the first time in recent history that both companies have passed the 200-aircraft mark. For a third consecutive month, December saw Airbus outperform its US rival for deliveries, distributing a whopping 44 more units.
Airbus and Boeing increased productivity in November by 15%, delivering a combined 144 aircraft; Emirates welcomes 100th A380
Airbus and Boeing together delivered 144 aircraft in November, resulting in a 15% increase in productivity when compared to the 125 units they handed over in November 2016. The result of month 11 is the best that the duo have registered this year in terms of deliveries, beating the 139 units they distributed in June.
VietJetAir begins routes from Ho Chi Minh City to Chiang Mai and Phuket.
VietJetAir begins an A320-operated service between Nha Trang and Seoul Incheon.
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 launches its second route to Myanmar from Vietnam – will operate daily.
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 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 becomes fifth carrier to link Hanoi and Singapore.
VietJetAir starts new routes to Hong Kong, Kaohsiung and Seoul Incheon.