Ha Noi (Vietnam) – February 11, 2020 (travelindex.com) – Stepping up measures against coronavirus outbreak, Vietjet Thailand has sprayed disinfectant aboard all its aircraft to prevent the spread of the disease and increase travel confidence among all passengers. The whole fleet interior was sprayed and cleaned with disinfectants in accordance with Public Health Ministry and World Health Organization standards, ensuring the process sufficiently stringent for passengers’ safety.
The aircraft were sprayed with the disinfectant materials complied with Aerospace Material Specification (AMS) 1452, with each takes 15 minutes for spraying and closed for a sterilization period of 30 minutes. In an effort to help combat the spread of coronavirus, Vietjet Thailand cabin crew earlier had been allowed to wear mask and gloves and instructed to perform cleaning interior facilities more frequently on every flight.
In addition, Vietjet Thailand has worked with partners to fly tons of donated medical supplies to China such as surgical masks, N95 masks, and protective suits to address medical supply shortage and further support people in the country, over the last ten days. The supplies were provided to local health officials battling the spread of the coronavirus in China provinces via its flights including U-Tapao International Airport to Xujiaping Airport, Suvarnabhumi Airport to Changde Taohuayuan Airport/ Haikou Meilan International Airport/ Sunan Shuofang International Airport.
The new-age carrier Vietjet has not only revolutionized the aviation industry in Vietnam but also been a pioneering airline across the region and around the world. With a focus on cost management ability, effective operations and performance, Vietjet offers flying opportunities with cost-saving and flexible fares as well as diversified services to meet customers’ demands.
Vietjet is a fully-fledged member of International Air Transport Association (IATA) with the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate. As Vietnam’s largest private carrier, the airline was awarded the highest ranking for safety with 7 stars in 2018 and 2019 by the world’s only safety and product rating website AirlineRatings.com and listed as one of the world’s 50 best airlines for healthy financing and operations by Airfinance Journal in 2018 and 2019. The airline has also been named as Best Low-Cost Carrier by renowned organizations such as Skytrax, CAPA, Airline Ratings, and many others.
With a young, modern fleet with an average age of only 2.7 years, and as one of the leading airlines in the world in terms of safety, quality and technical reliability, Vietjet operates around over 400 flights daily and has carried nearly 100 million passengers to date across an expansive network that includes destinations throughout Vietnam and international destinations in India, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Myanmar, Cambodia and China.
Vietjet Thailand is cooperating with Vietjet to extend its flight network and provide more opportunities for travellers in the world to discover Thailand and many other countries. Currently the airline operates 7 domestic routes from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Phuket, Krabi, Udon Thani plus the direct flight from Chiang Rai to Phuket and Udon Thani, 8 routes connecting Thailand and Vietnam such as Bangkok to Da Lat/ Da Nang, Pattaya – Ho Chi Minh City and more international routes from Thailand to mainland China.