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Promotional campaign launched to celebrate opening of HCMC - Kuala Lumpur flights.
Low-cost carrier Vietjet Air officially launched its latest international route on the first day of June, connecting Ho Chi Minh City with the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur.
The inaugural flight, coded VJ825, landed in Kuala Lumpur yesterday at around midday local time and received a warm welcome from the people and senior leaders of the governments of Malaysia and Vietnam, including Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung, senior leaders from the Ministries of Transport of both countries, and representatives from both aviation authorities.
Deputy Prime Minister Dung expressed his appreciation of the determination of Vietjet Air - a new age airline - to create a new bridge connecting Vietnam and Malaysia. He also applauded Vietjet for its efforts to offer safe aviation services that benefit people in both countries.
Flights on the new route will be conducted daily. Flight time is about one hour and 55 minutes, departing Ho Chi Minh City at 9.30am and arriving in Kuala Lumpur at 12.25 pm. The return leg takes off from Kuala Lumpur at 1pm and arrives in Ho Chi Minh City at 1.55pm (all local times).
To celebrate the launch, Vietjet will give away hundreds of thousands of promotional tickets starting from $0 (terms and conditions apply) in its “Enjoy Your Summer” campaign. “It is Time to Vietjet”, the latest promotion running from May 31 to June 2, applies to all tickets on the airline’s routes and are sold from midday to 2pm (Vietnam time) every day during the promotion period for travel between August 15 and December 31 (excluding public holidays).
With its developing fleet of modern aircraft, passengers will experience the full suite of Vietjet’s high-quality services, including the SkyBoss club, as well as have the opportunity to win economical fares and receive special surprises from the airline’s promotional campaigns.