Vasco resumes flights connecting HCM City – Rach Gia hinh anh 1VASCO’s ATR72 aircraft (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi – The Vietnam Air Services Company
(VASCO), a member of the Vietnam Airlines Corporation, resumes its route
between Ho Chi Minh City and Rach Gia on January 18 in a bid to serve rising
travel demand for Lunar New Year holiday (Tet).

ATR72 aircraft will be used to operate five flights on the
route each week. One-leg ticket is set from 590,000 VND (25.49 USD), taxes and
fees included.

Flights are scheduled to take off from HCM City at 5: 25 am
and at 6:55 am from Rach Gia City in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang. Strict
COVID-19 prevention and control measures will be applied before, during and
after flights to ensure health and safety for passengers and the community.

The country will enjoy a seven-day Tet holiday starting from
February 10. Due to the pandemic, travel agencies are now focusing on domestic
tours for the festive event./.