Overcrowding causes delayed and cancelled flights

by VTV419 June 2017 Last updated at 10:12 AM

VTV.vn - The 1st week of June recorded 800 delayed and cancelled flights, a worrying figure for travelers in the high season of tourism this year.

Delayed and cancelled flights mainly occur at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, due to overloading. Each day, there are 700 flights on the north - south route. The Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh route is among the busiest and most vital domestic air routes. In Tan Son Nhat International Airport alone, the number of visitors exceeded 32 million, more than the designed capacity of 25 million visitors.

Top VND Exchange Rates

Auto-refesh 15m

USD

EUR

AUD
1 VND
Inverse:
0.00004
22,510.0
0.00004
25,226.0
0.00006
15,674.0

Mid-market rates: 2017-12-12 01:42 UTC

WEATHER FORECAST

Today - Tuesday Dec, 12
Scattered Showers
15/17
Wednesday Dec, 13
Scattered Showers
16/19
Thursday Dec, 14
Rain
17/18
Friday Dec, 15
Cloudy
17/21
Saturday Dec, 16
Mostly Cloudy
16/19
Sunday Dec, 17
Mostly Sunny
12/17
Monday Dec, 18
Sunny
11/18
Tuesday Dec, 19
Sunny
10/19
Wednesday Dec, 20
Sunny
9/19
Thursday Dec, 21
Mostly Sunny
10/19