VN-India direct air routes launched

15:43 | 13/11/2014

VGP – Viet Nam Airlines and India’s Jet Airways on November 12 announced the launching of new direct air routes to connect Ho Chi Minh City and New Delhi and Mumbai cities and other 50 destinations in India.

On November 5, India’s Jet Airways officially inaugurated direct air routes between New Delhi and Mumbai and Ho Chi Minh City.

The direct flights are expected to boost the two sides’ trade, investment and tourism in the future.

In 2013, the number of travelers between the two nations totaled 46,000 and is estimated to increase 25% in 2014.

The two nations are to open a new air route between Ha Noi and New Delhi.

By Thuy Dung