Vietjet’s brand-new aircraft, an A321 (coded VN-A667), landed at 5:30 p.m. Thursday (local time) at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport after flying from Hamburg in Germany.
The aircraft is the 12th of the milestone agreement between Vietjet and Airbus for acquiring and leasing 100 aircraft. With its advanced design of less fuel cost and CO2 emission, the new aircraft is expected to boost the carrier’s efficiency and environment protection.
On the same day, Vietjet also received a leasing A321 (code LZ-PMZ) which landed at Tan Son Nhat International Airport at 2:30 p.m.
To welcome its fleet’s newest members, Vietjet has operated 1,000 more flights which will supply 200,000 more tickets for passengers. Moreover, to meet the surging demand during Tet holiday, Vietjet also launched new routes connecting destinations within Vietnam and other countries.
“With this addition to its fleet, Vietjet is now operating 32 brand-new and modern A320s and A321s, helping the new-age airline to further develop its network in Vietnam and across the Asia-Pacific region”, said Mr. Luu Duc Khanh – Vietjet’s Managing Director. “Flying with us, passengers will experience the full suite of Vietjet’s high-quality services including comfortable seats on modern aircraft, a refreshing drink and delicious meals served by our friendly flight attendants, and plenty of special surprises onboard.”