VietJet Air is a safe airline to fly with. It meets all the international safety standards established by ICAO, IATA, and other global aviation organizations. The airline has one of the youngest fleets in the world, with an average age of 3.7 years.
Vietjet officially resumes direct flights between Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City from 10/02/2023. (Ho Chi Minh City, February 10, 2023) – From today, Vietjet officially reopens a direct route connecting Ho Chi Minh City with Hong Kong (China), responding the needs of people and tourists after the hiatus.
The following cases are not eligible for online check-in: Passengers travelling with infants (<2 year old) or pregnant passengers. Passengers with limited mobility or need special assistance. Groups of more than 100 passengers with the same booking code.
VietJetAir Fleet Details and History
|Bases||Cam Ranh International (CXR / VVCR) Da Nang International (DAD / VVDN) Hai Phong Cat Bi (HPH / VVCI) Ho Chi Minh City Tan Son Nhat (SGN / VVTS)|
|Focus Cities||Bangkok Suvarnabhumi (BKK / VTBS)|
|Fleet Size||82 Aircraft (+ 3 On Order/Planned)|
|Average Fleet Age 1||6.9 Years|
Accidents and incidents. Since commencing operations, VietJet Air has only suffered non-fatal incidents: 19 June 2014: VietJet Air Flight 8861 from Hanoi to Da Lat mistakenly landed at Cam Ranh International Airport. The reason was revealed to be pilot error.
Vietjet proudly operates the most modern and environmental friendly fleet. The average age of the fleet is not more than 3 years.
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