The hanoitimes- The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, will open a direct air route between Hanoi and Kaohsiung, Taiwan, on June 17.
There will be three flights per week on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, using Airbus A321 aircraft.
Trinh Hong Quang, Vietnam Airlines Executive Vice President, said that the new route will meet the demand for travel and economic and cultural exchange between Vietnam and Taiwan.
It will also improve Vietnam Airlines’ competitiveness and make it on of the larger airlines in the region, he added.
This is the fourth direct route between Vietnam and Taiwan, which raises the total number of flights to 28 per week.