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Air Mekong to open direct flight between Hanoi and Con Dao

posted Mar 11, 2012, 8:19 PM by Dong Travel Ticketing   [ updated Mar 11, 2012, 8:19 PM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh ]

Air Mekong, the budget airline, will operate its direct flight between Hanoi and Con Dao this summer.

Mr. Truong Thanh Vu, a representative from the airline, said that, the operation will start in mid-May with some 3 flights per week, using the Bombardier CRJ 900 with a journey of around 2 hours and five minutes.

The Hanoi-Con Dao route will be Air Mekong’s third direct route, following HCM City-Hanoi and Hanoi-Phu Quoc routes.

Also according to Mr. Vu, during peak periods this summer, the airline will operate 9 to 10 flights per week between Hanoi and Phu Quoc.

Notably, more than 50 flights will be operated to tourist sites, such as Phu Quoc, Con Dao or Dalat during the Hung Kings Temple Festival and April 30th, May 1st.

Air Mekong also plans to open more routes to link Phu Quoc and Con Dao with the Central Highlands to meet growing demand in traveling this summer.

Source: TBKTSG