HCMC – The central province of Thua Thien-Hue welcomed the first direct flight from South Korea’s Seoul on August 1. The Airbus A321 aircraft with 151 passengers on board landed at Phu Bai International Airport in the province as part of a two-way chartered air service operated by the local budget carrier Vietjet Air. On the same day, a delegation led by Nguyen Thanh Binh, vice chairman of Thua Thien-Hue, and other passengers headed to South Korea on the return flight. This is the first direct service between Phu Bai International Airport and Incheon International Airport in the Seoul Capital Area, a metropolitan region that includes the capital of Seoul and its neighboring provinces of Incheon and Gyeonggi. Vietjet previously inaugurated a direct service from Thua Thien-Hue to Kunming City in the southern Chinese province of Yunnan.
Mar 21 2023