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Vietnam is a country located on the eastern coast of the Indochinese Peninsula. Vietnam is bordered on the north by China, on the west by Laos and Cambodia, and on the south and east by the South China Sea. Hanoi is the capital, and Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) is the largest city
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6 April 2016VASCO (Vietnam Air Service Company) intends to rebrand as SkyViet Aviation [added] in 2016
13 January 2016Vietnam Air Service was a subsidiary of Vietnam Airlines operating charters [added]
22 April 2015Globaltrans Air: will offer charter services using Beech King Air 200s added
AirlineOperating DatesStatusComments

Air Mekong

(2003*)Began?

Air Mekong intended to commence domestic passenger flights using IL-114 aircraft

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Air Mekong

2010 - 2013Inactive

Air Mekong was established in 2009. Started operations on 09Oct2010 & ceased on 01Mar2013

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Air Saigon

1971* - 1971*Inactive

 

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Air Speed Up

2008* - 2008Renamed

Indochina Airlines was originally licensed in May2008 as Air Speed Up. First flight on 25Nov2008 & ceased on 25Nov2009

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Air Vietnam

1951 - 1975Inactive

Air Vietnam was formed on 01Oct1951 to take over services from Air France. Started operations on 15Oct1951 & ceased on 02Jul1975

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AZI

(****)Unconfirmed

 

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CIC (Compagnie Internationale de Transports Civils Aeriens)

1964* - 1974Inactive

 

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CITCA (Compagnie Internationale de Transports Civil Aeriens)

1964* - 1965*Status?

 

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Globaltrans Air

(2015)Began?

Globaltrans Air will offer charter services using Beech King Air 200s

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Hai Au Aviation

2014 - dateActive

Hai Au Aviation officially launches the seaplane service for tourism in Tuan Chau, Ha Long on 09Sep2014

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Indochina Airlines

2008 - 2009Inactive

Indochina Airlines was originally licensed in May2008 as Air Speed Up. First flight on 25Nov2008 & ceased on 25Nov2009

^ Genealogy - Air Speed Up >Indochina Airlines

Jetstar Pacific

2008 - dateActive

Pacific Airlines was founded in Dec1990 & commenced operations on 15Apr1991. Relaunched as a low-cost carrier on 13Feb2007. Renamed to JetStar Pacific on 23May2008

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Pacific Airlines

1991 - 2008Renamed

Pacific Airlines was founded in Dec1990 & commenced operations in Apr1991. Renamed to JetStar Pacific on 23May2008

^ Genealogy - Pacific Airlines >Jetstar Pacific

Phu Quoc Air

2008* - 2008*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Phu Quoc Air >Mekong Air

SkyViet Aviation

2016 >Planned

VASCO (Vietnam Air Service Company) rebranded as SkyViet Aviation in 2016

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Trai Thien Air Cargo

(2011*)Began?

Trai Thien Air Cargo was established on 11Jun2008 by Ho Chi Minh Planning and Investment Authority

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VASCO (Vietnam Air Service Company)

1987 - dateActive

VASCO was founded in 1997. VASCO (Vietnam Air Service Company) intends to rebrand as SkyViet Aviation in 2016

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Vector Aviation

(2012)Began?

 

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VietJet

(2010*)Began?

VietJetAir was founded in 2007 as Vietjet. Taken over by AirAsia & renamed prior to start on 25Dec2011

^ Genealogy - VietJet >VietJet AirAsia >VietJetAir

VietJet AirAsia

(2010)Began?

VietJetAir was founded in 2007 as Vietjet. Taken over by AirAsia & renamed prior to start on 25Dec2011

^ Genealogy - VietJet >VietJet AirAsia >VietJetAir

VietJetAir

2011 - dateActive

VietJetAir was founded in 2007 as Vietjet. Taken over by AirAsia & renamed prior to start on 25Dec2011

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Vietnam Air Service

2003* - 2004*Status?

Vietnam Air Service was a subsidiary of Vietnam Airlines operating charters

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Vietnam Airlines

1989 - dateActive

Vietnam Airlines was founded in 1956 & operations started on 30Jun1956 as Hang Khong Vietnam (North Vietnam)

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Vietnam Airlines Express

2003* - 2004*Status?

Vietnam Airlines Express was formed in Mar2003

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Vietstar Airlines

2012 - dateActive

Vietstar Airlines is the economic unit of Vietnam Air Defence – Airforce, Ministry of Defence

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Vina AirAsia

(2007)Began?

 

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