Vietnam Airlines has launched a seasonal facility of its Ho Chi Minh City-Melbourne service while replacing the Boing 787-9 with the Airbus A350-900 on the air route until the end of October this year.
The flight VN781, administered by A350-900 VN-A897, first touched down at Melbourne Airport a little after 0830 on Monday, July 30, 2018, while ending up its eight-hour travel from Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnam Airlines is the fifth carrier that administers A350 operation at Melbourne Tullamarine, also known as Melbourne Airport. If you arrived at the Melbourne Airport by the flight then, you may take benefits of chauffeur airport transfers Melbourne to a desired destination in the district city. The new generation aircraft, that can perform flights of up to 19 hours, has configured to carry 305 passengers across the business, premium economy, and economy classes. It will be on the route for the next three months including August, September, and October this year. The airline, previously, operated three-class, 274-seat Boeing 787-9s between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnam Airline has 12 A350-900s in service and it has to include two airframes further that are due for delivery during the coming day. It stated in early July that the change was made to respond to the demand in recent months. According to Hung Truong- Vietnam Airlines’ general manager for Australia branch office, there experienced an increase in demand from Australian travelers. The Vietnam Airlines is delighted to declare the up gradation of the current fleet by the inclusion of the new Airbus.
Malaysia Airlines also plans to take benefit of the Airbus A350-900 on it’s two daily Sydney-Kuala Lumpur service during September and October. The A350 offers some special benefits to the airlines including:
- It has up to 35 more seats than the 787 and offers a potential revenue advantage of 10% or more.
- For each seat, the A350-900 burns 9% less fuel than the B787-9. It also emits 25% fewer CO₂ per passenger.
- The A350 aircraft offers more head and shoulder room to the passengers along with a large overhead storage in business class.
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