The information is included in its financial report announced on October 31.

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The Vietnam Airlines Group, including Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and Vietnam Air Services (VASCO), transported more than 21.4 million passengers, an increase of 3.2 percent year-on-year and more than 256,000 tons of goods.

The group has maintained its leading position in the domestic market with 51.7 percent market share of passenger transport and its average on-time performance (OTP) of approximately 90 percent during the period, ranking high position among the countries in the region and the world.

In the remaining months of this year, Vietnam Airlines is expected to receive four A321 NEO aircraft, one Boeing 787-10, and to open new domestic and international routes.

* On November 1, the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines officially opened a new air route connecting Da Nang to Van Don in Quang Ninh province with three flights per week.

The flights will depart from Da Nang at 14:35 and from Van Don at 16:35 every Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday.

This is the second flight to Van Don operated by Vietnam Airlines, following the Ho Chi Minh City – Van Don route, with the aim of promoting tourism and trade activities of Quang Ninh province with other localities across the country.

Translated by Lam Anh