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First flight from Can Tho city landed at Van Don International Airport

Tuesday, 25/04/2023 | 11:14:58 [GMT +7] A  A

An air route connecting Quang Ninh province with the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho officially opened. The very first flight departing from Can Tho city landed at Van Don International Airport at 8.20am this morning.

The first flight was welcomed with a water cannon salute at Van Don International Airport.

In the reverse direction, the first flight from Van Don took off at 8.55am this morning and landed at Tra Noc International Airport at 11.30 am.

The air route is expected to contribute to promoting trade, economy and tourism between two localities as well as two key economic regions.

Lãnh đạo hai tỉnh Quảng Ninh, Cần Thơ và các đơn vị cắt băng khánh thành đường bay.
Leaders of Quang Ninh province and Can Tho city took part in the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Can Tho is the center of the Mekong Delta, a gateway to the rich Southwest region with many typical cultural and economic features.

Meanwhile, Quang Ninh is the leading development province in the northeast economic region and housing the world natural heritage of Ha Long Bay and other famous tourism hotspots such as the Yen Tu Complex of Monuments and Landscapes, and Bai Tu Long bay.

Đồng chí Cao Tường Huy, Quyền Chủ tịch UBND tỉnh Quảng Ninh tặng hoa chúc mừng các hành khách từ Cần Thơ đến Quảng Ninh.
Acting Chairman of Quang Ninh PPC presented flowers to passengers on the very first flight from Can Tho city.

As Viet Nam's largest private carrier, Vietjet airline has been awarded the highest ranking for safety with 7 stars by the world's only safety and product rating website airlineratings.com and listed as one of the world's 50 best airlines for healthy financing and operations by Airfinance Journal in many consecutive years.

The airline has also been named as the Best Low-Cost Carrier by renowned organizations such as Skytrax, CAPA, Airline Ratings, and many others.

Hành khách làm thủ tục chuyến bay đi Cần Thơ.

Những hành khách đầu tiên đi từ Quảng Ninh đến Cần Thơ.
First passengers took the flight from Quang Ninh to Can Tho.

By Minh Duc - Hoang Quynh