MASkargo adds Ho Chi Minh City to network

MASkargo has commenced its inaugural A330-200F flight tapping the intra-Asia trade with a new twice weekly service to Vietnam. The service into Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) and on to Bangkok (BKK) before returning to KUL.


MASkargo adds Ho Chi Minh City to network


MASkargo has commenced its inaugural A330-200F flight tapping the intra-Asia trade with a new twice weekly service to Vietnam. The service into Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) and on to Bangkok (BKK) before returning to KUL.

MASkargo said the introduction of this service offers connectivity onwards from its KUL hub to other stations around the world including: Sydney, Shanghai, Taipei, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Surabaya, Tokyo, Osaka, Frankfurt, Amsterdam, and Sharjah. “In order to expand our presence along the Intra-Asia network, the flight to Ho Chi Minh City is one of the strategies to tap the growth of the Asian market,” said Mohd Yunus Idris, acting CEO of MASkargo. “The strategic addition of Ho Chi Minh City into MASkargo’s route network signifies the growing importance of the Vietnamese market and its trade relations with Asian countries,” he added. Idris added that Ho Chi Minh City has registered a steady cargo growth and MASkargo plans to further support the Ho Chi Minh City trade and economy through capacity and route expansion in its intra-Asia network destinations. With the launch of its service to Ho Chi Minh City, MASkargo said it will seek commercial partners to help provide an extensive network helping support capacity demand out of Vietnam which will enable network expansion further into the region. This could include joint ventures and formulating special pro-rate agreements with partner carriers. Vector Aviation has been appointed as the General Sales Agent (GSA) by MASkargo in Ho Chi Minh City.