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Would you fly with an Airline that went to wrong airport

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Would you fly with an Airline that went to wrong airport

Yesterday Vietjet flew 200 passengers from Hanoi to Nha Trang instead of Dalat.

The Viet Aviation Authority is asking Vietjet for a "please explain"

They said going to the wrong destination was a serious error.

No kidding! Doesn't really instill a lot of confidence.

I found the article on a Viet News site. "Thanh Nien" Unfortunately its only in Vietnamese.

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1. Re: Would you fly with an Airline that went to wrong airport

The state-sponsored media war on VietJetAir is really being ramped up at the moment. This is how competition works in Vietnam - drag your competitor down to your level rather than raise your own game to compete.

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Here it is in English:

thanhniennews.com/society/vietjet-air-flight…

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happens all over the world timmyruss getting his anger on Vietnam out again

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Fog at malpensa (north Milan) airplane go to Genova /seaside beach town...

DaLat was windy....

The press will only write about this nonsense if at least 20 airplanes are diverted and riots are starting at the wrong airport...

or if the plane is RyanAir always asking for a fast landing (low fuel...).... :-)

Anyway just use AirAsia or walk...

Edited: 20 June 2014, 11:15
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From the article....... Last year, VietJet Air transported more than 100 passengers from Nha Trang to Hanoi without carrying their luggage. The passengers could not retrieve their belongings, which were left at Cam Ranh airport by mistake, until the next day.

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Nothing new really. Even the greatest in Vietnam has done it. When I flew from Phu Quoc to HCMC with Vietnam Airlines, somehow they managed to leave everyone's bags behind on the tarmac and that was on an ATR72 where the bags are stowed at the rear of the cabin. You'd have thought someone would have said...'mm lots of room on board today'. We had to wait in the domestic terminal for the following flight (over an hour) before we got them back.

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6. Re: Would you fly with an Airline that went to wrong airport

it appears the air craft was diverted due to fog

Edited: 21 June 2014, 11:05
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Further update on airline going to the wrong airport.

Staff suspended after flight flies to wrong airport in Vietnam.

Link to full article: nationmultimedia.com/breakingnews/Staff-susp…

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the latest in english available Thanhiem news .com..read it

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Link to local Vietnamese news in English: thanhniennews.com/politics/vietnam-minister-…

It appears the statement that it had to divert because of fog was a Porky Pie as has now come out.

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10. Re: Would you fly with an Airline that went to wrong airport

Sounding more and more like an episode of Monty Python.