New Delhi, 13th March 2024: Vietnam Airlines, the flag carrier of Vietnam is thrilled to announce the introduction of the cutting-edge Airbus A350 from New Delhi to Vietnam. Strategically bolstering its presence in one of the world’s fastest-growing international markets, this marks the official launch of the Airbus A350 by Vietnam Airlines for travel buffs in India to experience unparalleled comfort and state-of-the-art technology.


A paragon of aviation innovation, the wide body aircraft A350 promises an unparalleled journey characterized by comfort and tranquility at 36,000 feet. Renowned for its safety standards and optimized cabin altitude ensuring the highest air quality, the A350 marks a significant leap forward in redefining air travel for Indian patrons. To further enhance the traveling experience, passengers onboard will be treated to a specially curated Indian food menu, enhancing the gastronomic voyage as they savor sumptuous delights amidst the clouds.

Mr Nguyen Trung Hieu, Country Manager India, Vietnam Airlines, said, ‘’We have always been invested in India and when looking for further expansion, New Delhi seemed to be a natural fit. Vietnam Airlines has always been known for its hospitality and providing superior traveling experience to its guests and bringing the A350 aircraft to our travelers in India is another step in enhancing the travel experience and providing them with superior hospitality.‘’

Commenting on the announcement, Mr. Abhishek Goyal, Executive Director of Aeroprime Group [India GSA, Vietnam Airlines] said, ‘’Bringing the world-class state-of-the-art A350 to the Indian market demonstrates a greater commitment to customer experience by Vietnam Airlines. This will further help our guests enjoy award-winning Vietnamese hospitality, amazing in-flight food, and best-in-class comfort onboard.’’

The A350 aircraft will have a two-class cabin configuration with 276 spacious economy seats with extra legroom and 29 full-flat beds business class with amenities. All seats on the aircraft feature in-flight entertainment system and HD screens to provide superior flying experience offering latest collection of movies, TV shows etc. These aircraft are 20% more fuel efficient than other similar aircraft, reducing fuel emissions and ensuring sustainable operations.

Vietnam, with its captivating natural beauty and rich traditions, beckons Indian travelers to explore its wonders. According to Google trends, Vietnam was the “Most Searched Destination for Indians in 2023. Currently, Vietnam Airlines operates 14 flights weekly from Delhi and Mumbai to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Further, it provides seamless connections to China, Japan, Korea, Australia and ASEAN countries from India.