Vietnamese low-cost carrier Jetstar Pacific was officially re-named to Pacific Airlines after major investor, Qantas Group decided to withdraw and transfer its stake to the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines.
In order to meet the travel needs of passengers, the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and the low-cost carrier Jetstar Pacific simultaneously increased the frequency of their domestic air routes connecting Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City from April 15.
The national carrier Vietnam Airlines and local budget carrier Jetstar Pacific Airlines have been awarded the highest 7-star safety ranking from the world's only safety and product rating agency AirlineRatings.com.
Jetstar Pacific announced on September 12 that it will continue to cancel flights to the Japanese city of Osaka until the end of September 20 as repair work is still underway at Kansai International Airport following the hit of Typhoon Jebi.
Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and Vietjet Air have announced to reschedule flights from/to airports in Hai Phong city and Nghe An and Thanh Hoa provinces on August 17 as a result of Typhoon Bebinca.
Budget carrier Jetstar Pacific yesterday announced it re-opened its air route Hanoi - Binh Dinh from June 1 to August 19 as part of its plan to expand services in summer to capitalize on rising demand for air travel among vacationers to the destination in central Vietnam.