2-Oct-2009 11:01 AM

Vietnam Airlines expecting to handle 9 million passengers in 2009

Vietnam Airlines expects to handle 9 million passengers this year, compared to 4 million in 2008 (Thanh Nien, 01-Oct-09). The carrier expects to handle 2.9 million passengers between Sep-2009 and Dec-2009, up 6% year-on-year. However, international passenger traffic is expected to decrease 7% during the four-month period.