First tourism seaplane service launched

15:29 | 09/09/2014

VGP – Hai Au Aviation on September 9 launches the first tourism seaplane service in Tuan Chau, Ha Long, offerring tourists in Viet Nam the opportunity to experience sight-seeing flights beween Ha Noi and Ha Long Bay and scenic flights in Ha Long.

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The seaplanes, with 12 premium seats for passengers have wide windows designed for scenic journeys over Viet Nam’s beautiful landscape at 500 to 3000 meters above the sea level.

From September 10, 2014, the company will start seaplane service for commercial purpose with Cessna Grand Caravan EX seaplanes.

There will be 1 to 3 round trip flights between Ha Noi and Ha Long, and 5 to 10 scenic flights on the bay.

Apart from regular flights, charter flights for organizations and individuals and even specialized flights for government authorities in Viet Nam and overseas will be offered.

The third seaplane will be operational at the end of November, 2014, expanding service to Ho Chi Minh City, Khanh Hoa, Binh Thuan, CanTho, An Giang, Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Kien Giang, Lam Dong.

It is expected that in 2015, Hai Au Aviation will implement more stops and flight areas in the center of Viet Nam and enhance international flight operation./.

By Khanh Phuong