Ho Chin Minh City will be our 22nd international destination in our network and this flight, connecting Delhi and Mumbai via Bangkok to the Vietnamese city.
Vietnam is fast turning as a preferred destination for holiday travellers and also Indian business were increasing their presence in that country.
A flight via Bangkok would be an added advantage for the business and tourism travellers, which would have second flight to the Thai city.
It gives fair option to the passengers from Delhi to several destinations of their choice in ASEAN region, while they transit over Bangkok.
The new service is introduced following signing of a MoU in September between Jet Airways and Vietnam’s flag carrier Vietnam Airlines.
The airline will soon launch direct flights to Abu Dhabi from Lucknow and Goa and in this winter schedule, it plans to join Ahmedabad and Pune with Abu Dhabi.
Jet operates daily flights to Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Dubai, Doha, Kuwait, Sharjah, Muscat, Jeddah and Riyadh, making it the largest operator between India and the Gulf.