VGP - The national flag carrier, Việt Nam Airlines, will launch its first direct air route from Hồ Chí Minh City to Beijing, China, on December 16.
The carrier will offer three flights a week on Monday, Thursday, and Sunday, using Airbus 321.
Việt Nam Airlines Spokesman Lê Hoàng Dũng revealed that with the new route, the carrier will become the first airlines to exploit non-stop flight from Hồ Chí Minh City to Beijing.
The air route, said Mr. Dũng, is ideal for both tourists and businessmen who want to travel from China to Central Việt Nam, Southeast Asia and Australia.
On the occasion, Việt Nam Airlines will provide a discount fare of VND 5,830,000 (around US $299) for a two-way ticket, not including duty and other charges.
(By Khánh Phương)
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