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Hundreds of football fans crowd airport as Manchester United legends arrive in Hanoi
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Hundreds of football fans crowd airport as Manchester United legends arrive in Hanoi

En Vnexpress - Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes will be attending the opening ceremony of a new football training center in Vietnam.

Long Thanh Airport site clearance costs an estimated US$1 billion
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Long Thanh Airport site clearance costs an estimated US$1 billion

NDO - The costs of site clearance and compensation for Long Thanh Airport are estimated at VND23 trillion (US$1 billion), according to a feasibility report presented to the National Assembly by the

Saigon airport named among the world's best for a sleepover
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Saigon airport named among the world's best for a sleepover

En Vnexpress - Passengers have decided that Tan Son Nhat airport is a great place to take a nap.

Vietnam plans to raise capacity of Noi Bai Airport to up to 100 million passengers
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Vietnam plans to raise capacity of Noi Bai Airport to up to 100 million passengers

NDO - The Ministry of Transport (MOT) and the Hanoi government have agreed on the need to develop an expansion plan in order to raise the annual capacity of Noi Bai International Airport to between

Airfares set to rise as Vietnam hikes airport service fees
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Airfares set to rise as Vietnam hikes airport service fees

Airlines are unlikely to bear the brunt of the additional cost they will have to pay for using the country's airports.

Ha Long Bay airport set to open next spring
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Ha Long Bay airport set to open next spring

En Vnexpress - The airport lies 31 miles from the famous bay and is designed to receive two million arrivals a year.

Vietnam Airlines tells passengers to check-in early at Hanoi airport
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Vietnam Airlines tells passengers to check-in early at Hanoi airport

En Vnexpress - To avoid further delays, make sure you're on time if you have plans to fly this summer!

Saigon's overloaded airport to get $88 million stop-gap upgrade
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Saigon's overloaded airport to get $88 million stop-gap upgrade

En nexpress - Tan Son Nhat's aircraft parking area and its international terminal will be expanded this year.

Vietnam’s legislators approve to fast-track multi-billion-dollar airport
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Vietnam’s legislators approve to fast-track multi-billion-dollar airport

En nexpress - The National Assembly has agreed to allow site clearance for Long Thanh Airport to begin at an estimated cost of $1 billion.

Transport minister wants rail link to connect Saigon with multibillion-dollar airport
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Transport minister wants rail link to connect Saigon with multibillion-dollar airport

Passengers would be able to move between Tan Son Nhat and the upcoming Long Thanh Airport on a train.

Myanmar military plane carrying 116 missing: army chief, airport source
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Myanmar military plane carrying 116 missing: army chief, airport source

'We think it was a technical failure. Weather is fine there.'

Take a swing over controversial golf course next to congested Saigon airport
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Take a swing over controversial golf course next to congested Saigon airport

On the bright side, you might be able to squeeze in nine holes if your flight is delayed.

Da Nang Airport’s dedicated international terminal inaugurated
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Da Nang Airport’s dedicated international terminal inaugurated

Nhan dan - NDO - Da Nang Airport’s international terminal T2 was formally put into operation on May 19 after nearly one and a half years of construction.

What does ‘airport overloading’ mean for the economy?
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What does ‘airport overloading’ mean for the economy?

Vietnamnet - Everyone complains that airports are getting overloaded, but economists and businesspeople say this is a good sign that the national economy is robust.

Newest adjustment on Tan Son Nhat Airport expansion project sends investors into frenzy
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Newest adjustment on Tan Son Nhat Airport expansion project sends investors into frenzy

Vietnamnet - The detailed adjusted master planning of the project to upgrade and expand Tan Son Nhat International Airport is attracting attention from various large investors.

Plan for Cat Bi Airport’s second terminal approved
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Plan for Cat Bi Airport’s second terminal approved

Nhan dan - NDO - The Civil Aviation of Vietnam (CAV) has approved a proposal by the Hai Phong People’s Committee to build the second terminal of Cat Bi Airport since the first terminal is projected

Savills: Airport overload to hit tourism
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Savills: Airport overload to hit tourism

Vietnamnet - Airports in major cities are increasingly overwhelmed with passengers, presenting a big challenge for tourism development as more than 80% of international visitors come to Vietnam by

Noi Bai international airport adopts new navigation method
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Noi Bai international airport adopts new navigation method

Nhan dan - NDO – The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAA) on March 30 co-ordinated with relevant agencies to officially put a new method of navigation called RNAV1 into operation at Noi Bai

Quang Ninh proposes upgrade to Quang Ninh Airport
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Quang Ninh proposes upgrade to Quang Ninh Airport

Vietnamnet - The Quang Ninh Provincial People’s Committee has proposed Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung consider and approve a plan for turning Quang Ninh Airport into the Van Don

South Korea interested in Long Thanh airport development
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South Korea interested in Long Thanh airport development

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s Ministry of Transport and South Korea’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote bilateral co-operation in

Vietcombank offers to fund HCM City’s airport project
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Vietcombank offers to fund HCM City’s airport project

Vietnamnet - The Bank for Foreign Trade of Viet Nam (Vietcombank) has proposed to fund the expansion project of Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City.

Negotiation between VN Airport Corporation & French investor hits major bottlenecks
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Negotiation between VN Airport Corporation & French investor hits major bottlenecks

Vietnamnet - There are considerable disagreements between Airport Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) and its potential French investor Aéroports de Paris (ADP) that need to be addressed by the government.

Panel of experts to decide on Long Thanh Airport design
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Panel of experts to decide on Long Thanh Airport design

Nhan dan - NDO - Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Ministry of Transport to form a panel of experts from various disciplines to choose the optimal design from the three shortlisted ones for

Big credit contract secured for Cam Ranh airport’s terminal project
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Big credit contract secured for Cam Ranh airport’s terminal project

Vietnamnet - A credit contract worth over 2.98 trillion VND (131.12 million USD) was signed on February 27 for the project on building a new international terminal at the Cam Ranh airport in the

Cam Ranh Airport gets nearly VND3 trillion in funding for terminal construction
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Cam Ranh Airport gets nearly VND3 trillion in funding for terminal construction

Nhan dan - NDO - Vietcombank and Vietinbank will provide a total of VND2.988 trillion (US$131.47 million) to finance the construction of an international terminal at Cam Ranh Airport in the central