Vietjet Air named among world’s top 10 budget airlines

Vietjet Air named among world's top 10 budget airlines

A Vietjet plane prepares to land at Tan Son Nhat Worldwide Airport in Ho Chi Minh Metropolis in June 2020. Picture by VnExpress/Quynh Tran

Vietnam’s Vietjet Air has made it onto the checklist of 10 finest funds airways for 2022 by AirlineRatings, the world’s solely airline security and product rater.

The funds provider, owned by billionaire Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, has joined the checklist together with the U.S.’s Allegiant Air and Southwest, Malaysia’s AirAsia, Switzerland-based EasyJet, Canada’s Aptitude Airways, Eire’s Ryanair, Australia’s Jetstar, Emirati government-owned Fly Dubai and Singapore’s Scoot.

The rating was drawn up by Australia-based, which displays 385 carriers and considers audits from a number of elements like security, innovation, passenger consolation, service, and workers engagement. Editor-in-Chief Geoffrey Thomas mentioned “every of those airways has a very good security report and has made an enormous distinction of their respective markets.”

All chosen airways have both good security and incident data or have accomplished the Worldwide Air Transport Affiliation Operational Security Audit.

Price range airline Vietjet targets earnings of VND1 trillion (US$43.14 million) this 12 months, 10 occasions the 2021 determine, because it seeks to get well from a two-year droop brought on by Covid-19.

Vietjet plans to return to its pre-pandemic schedule domestically and resume 70 % of worldwide flights.