Two Ha Noi-HCM City round-trip flights run daily starting July 22

Update: 09:55 | 22/07/2021
There will be only two round trip passenger flights daily between Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City, the nation’s largest pandemic hotspot, starting at 0:00 on July 22.
Two Ha Noi-HCM City round-trip flights run daily starting July 22
Illustrative image. (Photo: VNA)

The decision was part of a document sent by Deputy Minister of Transport Le Anh Tuan to the Civil Aviation Authority of Viet Nam (CAAV) on July 21.

Also per the document, all passenger flights between the capital and the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho as well as between Ha Noi and the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang’s Phu Quoc island will be suspended at the same time.

These decisions will last until further notice.

Cargo flights are carried out unrestricted. Regarding flights for the purpose of disease prevention and control and those serving official duties, airlines ought to report to the CAAV for consideration and settlement on a case-by-case basis. Other non-routine flights must be authorised by competent authorities.

All passengers must show documents certifying they test negative for SARS-CoV-2 as requested by the Health Ministry.

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(Source: VNA)