PANO – A Boeing 767-300 carried 261 passengers on the first non-stop flight from Boryspil Airport, Kiev, Ukraine, to Cam Ranh International Airport in Khanh Hoa province on November 26th.
The flight is part of the cooperation between Ho Chi Minh City-based Anh Duong Manufacturing Trade Services Import and Export Limited Company and Russia’s Pegas Touristik Company, aiming to bring more tourists from Russia and SNG member countries to Vietnam.
Among the passengers, 20 members of a Famtrip delegation, representatives of Ukrainian travel agencies, will study the tourism market in Nha Trang City, Phan Thiet City and Ninh Thuan Province.
From now to April 2014, there will be a non-stop flight from Ukraine to Cam Ranh every week, and if everything goes well, this route will be expanded in the future.
Translated by Tuan Anh
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