Vietnam Airlines W10 Int’l Operation Changes: Update 1

As per 27AUG10 GDS timetable display, the following is Vietnam Airlines’ planned 2010/11 Winter International service adjustment, which sees the Skyteam carrier continues its capacity and frequency expansion.

Planned increase below:

Hanoi – Busan Increase from 3 weekly to Daily, Airbus A321 service
Hanoi – Fukuoka Increase from 2 to 3 weekly, new flight operates on Fridays
VN962 HAN0215 – 0800FUK 320 256
VN963 FUK1030 – 1315HAN 320 256

Hanoi – Guangzhou Airbus A320 replace Fokker 70, Daily service.
Hanoi – Kunming Increase from 4 weekly to Daily. New frequency operates on Day 247. However, Fokker 70 aircraft replaces Airbus A320 on this route, eliminating Business Class service

VN908 HAN1755 – 2015KMG F70 D
VN909 KMG2115 – 2140HAN F70 D

Hanoi – Seoul Incheon Increase from 7 to 11 weekly. New flight operates with Airbus A321
VN934 HAN1040 – 1635ICN 321 x236
VN936 HAN2335 – 0530+1ICN 332 D

VN937 ICN1035 – 1335HAN 332 D
VN938 ICN1805 – 2105HAN 321 x236

Hanoi – Siem Reap NONSTOP flight increase from 2 to 3 Daily (schedule of 3rd daily flight below)
VN801 HAN1820 – 2010REP 320 x37
VN801 HAN1820 – 2010REP F70 37

VN800 REP2100 – 2245HAN 320 x37
VN800 REP2100 – 2245HAN F70 37

Hanoi – Yangon Increase from 4 weekly Fokker 100 to 5 weekly Airbus A321, posted on 19AUG10

Ho Chi Minh – Kuala Lumpur Increase from 11 weekly to 14 weekly, which VN759/760 increases from current 4 weekly to Daily
VN757 SGN1030 – 1320KUL 321 D
VN759 SGN1630 – 1920KUL 321 D

VN756 KUL1430 – 1520SGN 321 D
VN758 KUL2020 – 2110SGN 321 D

Ho Chi Minh – Nagoya Increase from 2 to 3 weekly, posted on 19AUG10
Ho Chi Minh – Tokyo Narita Capacity increase, 2 Daily A330 service, replacing A321/330 mix
VN950/951 Daily A330-200/-300
VN952/953 Daily A330-200/-300, replacing A321

VN950 SGN0015 – 0730NRT 330 D
VN952 SGN0555 – 1320NRT 333 D

VN951 NRT1030 – 1515SGN 333 D
VN953 NRT1930 – 2355SGN 330 x6
VN953 NRT2000 – 0025+1SGN 330 6