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Vietnamese airlines offer bonuses to victorious SEA Games football teams
  • |, VietnamNet | December 11, 2019 01:35 PM
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will arrange a separate flight using Boeing 787-10 aircraft to transport both the national men’s and women’s football teams from the Philippine’s following their gold medals at SEA Games 30.

The aircraft received by Vietnam Airlines in August is the first of eight 787-10s the firm has operated to date. This is the biggest and most modern in the national carrier’s fleet.


Vietnam's U22 men’s football team wins the gold medal at SEA Games 30 on December 10. Photo by Vietnamnet

Vietnam Airlines will provide business class food and drinks on the flight.

The flight is scheduled to land at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi at 8 pm today.

Meanwhile, local budget carrier VietJet Air has decided to give the two squads’ coaching team, players and their relatives on-year free airfares on all routes in Asia.

Last year, VietJet also presented U23 players’ use of its air tickets for one year after their impressive performance at the AFC U23 Championship.

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