Nearly 165 flights of the national carrier Vietnam Airlines have been affected by an incident involving an aircraft of budget airliner Vietjet Air that forced Tan Son Nhat international airport in Ho Chi Minh City to temporarily close down in the afternoon of June 14.
PSNews – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 19 approved a project of the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) in building a new terminal at Tan Son Nhat Airport. The project has an overall investment capital of ~ VND10,990 billion.
HCM City and aviation authorities have taken measures to ensure security at Tan Son Nhat International Airport and ease congestion in and around it during the Tet (Lunar New Year) rush.
PSNews - The Tan Son Nhat International Airport Customs Sub-department under the Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department and the Economic Police Division under the Ho Chi Minh Municipal Police Department held a meeting on April 9 to draft coordination regulations for fighting against transnational economic crimes.
The HCM City People’s Committee has notified the Ministry of Construction that it agrees with the ministry’s master plan to boost capacity by up to 40% at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has urged the Airport Design and Construction Company (ADCC) under the Ministry of National Defence to finalise plans to upgrade Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City.
Representatives from domestic and foreign air carriers suggested the Ministry of Transport and the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) announce the plan on upgrading and expanding Tan Son Nhat International Airport so they can prepare operation plans in future.