According to its announcement, the carrier does not charge transport fees, fuel surcharges and other fees related to air transportation of reflief supplies.

Bamboo Airways carries relief aid to flood-hit victims in the central region.

Transport of relief supplies for flood-hit residents is considered a priority and the supplies will be transported for free on the Bamboo Airway’s flights from Hanoi and HCM City to Vinh (Nghe An province), Dong Hoi (Quang Binh), Chu Lai (Quang Nam) and Da Nang city.

Supplies eligible for free transport are relief packages from the Vietnam Fatherland Front organizations at all levels, provincial and municipal People’s Committees, the Vietnam Red Cross Society chapters and any other domestic and foreign charitable organizations, and individuals.

In addition, the airline also says that relief supplies need to be securely-wrapped and divided into packages of under 40kg each.

Translated by Quynh Oanh