Some days ago in Hanoi, Vietnam Helicopter Company coordinated with KLF Global JSC to organize the introduction of sightseeing flight service by Helicopter EC-130T2. In the ceremony, there are participations of Mr. Nguyen Quy Phuong – Director of Tourism Department under Vietnam Tourism Association, Mr. Truong Minh Tien – Deputy Director of the Department of Culture in Hanoi, Mr. Nguyen Xuan Son – Deputy General Director of the Vietnam Helicopter Company, Mr. Vu Thanh Cung – Director of Vietnam Northern Helicopter Company, Mrs. Tran Thi My Lan – Deputy Director of the FLC Group, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Binh – General Director of KLF Global, representatives of Vietnam Tourism Association, Hanoi Tourism Association and tourism businesses in Vietnam.
Besides serving oil and gas exploration and exploitation, economic and defense missions, service of sightseeing flights in Vietnam was operated by Vietnam Helicopter Corporation is Vietnam for years, but all is based on the capacity of oil and gas fleet. And here is the first Vietnam Helicopter Corporation in cooperation with KLF Global to operate a fleet of helicopters serving Vietnam tourism, particularly in Northern and Central regions by EC-130T2 aircrafts. EC-130T2 helicopters are lightweight helicopters of Airbus. These helicopters are equipped a maximum takeoff weight of 2,500kg. This kind of helicopter can carry up to 5 passengers along with a flight crew of 02 people. The journey speed is about 205km/h, service ceiling of 2,100m, operational radius of 274km, and maximum flight time of 2.6 hours.
EC-130T2 aircrafts are dedicated ones serving tourism demands, so the glass windows of the aircraft are designed largely, which is convenient for guests to observe landscapes and seascapes in the course of travel. In addition, the EC-130T2 aircrafts are installed air conditioning system, creating comfort for passengers, modern headphone and microphone system can help passengers facilitate interaction with the flight crew. In particular, the cost of using flight tours by EC-130T2 helicopters is more economical than that of sightseeing by EC-155B1 or MI. EC-130T2 will serve tourists in flights from Hanoi to Halong Bay, Lao Cai, Hoa Binh, and Dien Bien…
Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Nguyen Quy Phuong, Director of Tourism Department praised the contribution of tourism investors in general and of KLF Global as well as Vietnam Helicopter Corporation in particular for the development of the tourism in Vietnam in recent times. The development of advanced tourism services in Vietnam as sightseeing helicopter service is on track with the spirit of Vietnam tourism development strategy in depth, focusing on quality, efficiency and high-quality service. The service of sightseeing helicopter tours in Vietnam has created a great competitiveness for tourism industry in this country, contributing significantly to raise the status of tourism in Vietnam, especially elevating the unique beauty of landscapes in Vietnam. Hopefully, in the future, KLF Global and Vietnam Helicopter Corporation will develop more advanced services besides helicopter services for sightseeing tours for guests, as well as having good policies on price, and closely linking with tour operators, destinations to create the overall service for tourists, developing advanced service packages, creating more attractive choice and safe for travelers. 베트남 가라오케