From July 02, 2019, the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will switch over their whole operations in Moscow from Domodedovo Airport to Sheremetyevo Airport.
This action’s purpose is increasing the connectivity among flights to destination in Russia and Europe based on the route network from Sheremetyevo, said by a representative of the airlines on March 12, 2019. This is the largest Russian airport due to its capacity of passengers, freight traffic, take-off & landing operations and especially the cargo facilities.
Vietnam Airlines’ flight schedule between Hanoi and Moscow will be changed then once switching to Sheremetyevo in order to get the most convenience for passengers. Accordingly, the flights will depart at 1:10 hours in Hanoi and arrive at 14:40 hours in Moscow. The wide-body Boeing 787 Dreamliner will be continued using for this route.
In another move, it is seemed to be very good news for passengers as the code sharing flights are on plan between the co-operation of Vietnam Airlines and Aeroflot on domestic routes in Russia.