By Hung Le  April 23, 2019 | 08:11 pm GMT+7 Currently, five bus routes connect Noi Bai to the city centre. Photo by Shutterstock/sorbis The capital city is planning to launch a new bus route from Ha Dong District to the Noi Bai International Airport. The Hanoi Department of Transport has submitted a proposal for the new bus route to the Hanoi People’s Committee this week. The proposal is part of its plan to open up more high quality bus routes in the city. The new bus route will be approximately 40.7 km long, take 70-75 minutes per trip, and cost VND40,000 ($1.75) per person. The price is unsubsidized, said Vu Van Vien, director of the department. The starting point of the new route will be the Me Linh Plaza in Ha Dong District. The final stops will be at Terminals 1 and 2 of the Noi Bai International Airport. The buses will run from 5 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. every day. There will be one bus every 30 minutes, equivalent to 68 trips per day. Vien told … [Read more...] about Hanoi mulls new high quality bus to international airport
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A Vietnam Airlines Airbus A321 carrying Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and government officials made the first touchdown at the Van Don International Airport near the world-famous Ha Long Bay on Sunday morning, marking the opening of the first private airport in Vietnam. Construction of the airport, 50 kilometers away from Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh, began in 2015. The 325-hectare (803 acres) airport, owned by real estate giant Sun Group, costs VND7.7 trillion ($330 million) and can handle 2.5 million passengers a year equivalent to 1,250 passengers per hour. Its parking bay will have place for at least four aircraft by 2020 and seven by 2030. It is expected to focus on services to Northeast Asian destinations like South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and mainland China and Southeast Asian ones like Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, and Cambodia. Domestically, flights will mostly be to and from the southern and central regions. The airport now has four … [Read more...] about New Vietnam international airport welcomes first passenger flight
The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) is focusing on accelerating investment in key projects at Cat Bi International Airport (Hai Phong) with a total investment capital of about VND4 trillion (US$170.1 million). ACV to pour VND4 trillion into upgrading Cat Bi International Airport These projects include passenger terminal T2, a parking lot in front of the new terminal and a cargo terminal, as well as a number of projects to renovate and expand existing aircraft parking areas. For the T2 construction project, ACV has completed the selection of consultancy contractors for the feasibility study (FS). The winning contractors are preparing architectural plans for the passenger terminal, the FS and basic designs. The terminal will have a capacity of five million passengers per year and be able to expand to 10 million passengers per year. The auxiliary works for the terminal include the synchronous infrastructure system and traffic system to connect with terminal T1. Total … [Read more...] about ACV to pour VND4 trillion into upgrading Cat Bi International Airport
The Hanoitimes - With more people than ever flying, cities around the world are building new airports and upgrading old terminals to create facilities capable of handling tens of millions of passengers. Long Thanh International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City has been named among 16 most exciting airport projects under construction or redevelopment people can’t wait to fly into, according to CNN, a US news-based cable and satellite television channel. Long Thanh International Airport. Photo: CNN A new airport to replace the cramped, outdated facilities at Ho Chi Minh City’s exciting airport has been needed for a long time. Built during the Vietnam War, and surrounded by the city, it’s already handling five million more passengers per year than it was designed for. “With a growing number of visitors to the country, and the national carrier, Vietnam Airlines, growing its operations, the government has brought forward construction of a new airport to be … [Read more...] about Long Thanh International Airport among world’s most expected new airports and terminals
Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) was proposed to do the key civil aviation project components to improve Tan Son Nhat International Airport to 50 million passengers in 2022. The MoT proposed assigning ACV to carry out key tasks at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport project In the document sent to the prime minister on capital mobilisation and the schedule of developing Tan Son Nhat International Airport project, the Ministry of Transport (MoT) said that if the project called for private investment, it would take nearly two years to carry out the procurement procedures to select investors. Accordingly, it is very difficult to improve the capacity of the airport to 50 million passengers by 2022, as the airport is already overloaded. Therefore, the ministry proposed to assign ACV to develop Terminal 3 first in 2018-2020 with the annual capacity of 20 million passengers on the area handed over by the Ministry of Defence. ACV will also develop two components, which, … [Read more...] about ACV to play key role in Tan Son Nhat International Airport expansion?