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Vietnam Airlines to reduce air fares for the elderly

posted Aug 15, 2011, 6:38 PM by Dong Travel   [ updated Aug 15, 2011, 6:40 PM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh ]
The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, will offer a 15 per cent discount on ticket prices for the elderly, on its domestic routes and those of Vietnam Air Service Company (Vasco) as of August 15th.

Namely, tickets on routes Hanoi-Phu Quoc, Hanoi-HCMC and Hanoi/HCMC-Da Nang will be sold at prices of VND 2.3 million, 1.9 million and 1.3 million, respectively, instead of the previous prices of VND 2.7 million, 2.2 million and 1.5 million, respectively.

For this promotion, passengers must show their ID cards to prove that they are 60 years or above.

Vietnam Airlines is the first airline to implement the Ordinance on Elderly People for people at the age of 60 and over.

Source: NLD