Hanoi (VNA) – The national flag bearer Vietnam Airlines has reopened flights to Terminal 4 at London Heathrow Airport (LHR) on June 22.
Nearly 270 passengers on flight VN56 from London to Hanoi received support and guidance from Vietnam Airlines staff for boarding procedures at Terminal 4.
Following the gradual recovery of the global aviation industry, Vietnam Airlines is fully ready to meet the growing demand from international markets, which will greatly contribute to the growth of the country’s economy after the pandemic, the company said. .
From July 5, Vietnam Airlines will operate three flights a week on the London-Hanoi route every Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday.
From August 11 to October 29, the airline will operate flights from London to Hanoi every Tuesday and Thursday and services from London to Ho Chi Minh City will resume on Saturday, while flights from Ho Chi Minh City to London will operate. every Friday.
Thu Vu, an overseas Vietnamese living in London and a passenger on flight VN56, said checking in at Terminal T4 is convenient as it is small and close to the gates, while there are plenty of shops duty free near the terminal.
Thu said she is still trying to book with Vietnam Airlines to support the national airline, expressing her hope that Vietnamese airlines will continue to increase flights between Vietnam and the UK.
Vietnam Airlines is working to improve its flight schedule to the UK and Europe to meet the recovery in demand for international flights, helping to attract tourists and promote Vietnam’s post-pandemic economic growth. /.