Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) stated the country’s aviation market grew 24% year-on-year in Mar-2010 and expects traffic to grow at least 14% this year, compared with growth of 8.4% in 2009 (VietNamNet, 06-May-2010). Passenger numbers also rose 19% year-on-year in 1Q2010, to more than 5 million with international arrivals totalling 2.8 million. The administration stated domestic traffic had also increased with the launch of new services from Vietnam Airlines and Jetstar Pacific.
Vietnam expects traffic growth of 14% in 2010
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