Country Insight: #22 – Vietnam

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

IndiGo and VietJet become first airlines to offer services between India and Vietnam; convenience of nonstop flights are sure to catch the corporate eye

Nonstop services will soon finally be available in the Vietnam-India market as IndiGo and VietJet both launch flights between the two countries. Vietnam-India is a…..

Vietjet’s new partnership with Swift247 and Grab highlights how it aims to leverage technological advantages to develop low-cost solutions for air and road mobility

Vietnam’s Vietjet describes itself as a “new age” airline that offers “flexible, cost-saving ticket fares and diversified services to meet customers’ demands”. Through this, it…..

The Indonesia-Vietnam market finally gets a nonstop service as VietJet prepares to launch Ho Chi Minh-Bali

VietJet has announced plans to launch services to Bali next month, providing the first nonstop link between Vietnam and Indonesia. The decision to make Bali…..

Opening the door to Vietnam’s Mekong Delta – AirAsia enters and VietJet expands in Can Tho

Tourism for Vietnam’s Mekong Delta region is poised to surge following a spate of new flights from AirAsia and VietJet. Vietnam is heavily promoting the…..

Vietnamese carriers will have to overcome stiff North Asian competition if they launch services to the US

Vietnam has secured a Category 1 safety rating from the United States of America (USA) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), enabling Vietnamese airlines to serve the…..

Around Asia’s Airports – a review of some of the latest development projects from across the region

Late December and early January has seen a flurry of activity in the airport operating and financial sector across Asia. The Blue Swan Daily provides…..

Bamboo Airways brings forward launch as it aims to satisfy growing appetite for international air travel in Vietnam, but could overcapacity be a real threat?

Vietnamese start-up Bamboo Airways has taken delivery of its first aircraft and adjusted its planned launch date as it aims to take advantage of the…..

Vietnam Airlines will accelerate short haul expansion as A321neos are delivered

Vietnam Airlines has finally taken delivery of its first Airbus A321neo, enabling the flag carrier to resume narrowbody expansion. It was initially planning to receive its…..

India’s aviation sector is set to exceed Japan’s in 2019, but who have been the risers and fallers in Asia this decade?

The rise of air transportation in India will likely see it overtake Japan in scale in 2019 and become Asia’s second largest aviation economy by…..

Asia is home to nine of the world’s ten largest routes… in fact it is home to 19 of the top 25

All the latest travel and aviation forecasts highlight how the Asian region will help drive growth over the coming decades as the economic axis of…..