Vietnam’s Van Don Airport began operations with its first commercial flight Dec. 30, becoming the country’s first privately-operated airport.  Developed by Vietnam real estate developer Sun Group under the Build Operate Transfer model, Van Don Airport is situated in Quang Ninh province, where UNESCO World Heritage site Ha Long Bay is located.  The location gives passengers an alternative to the increasingly overcrowded Hanoi Noi Ba airport, and cuts travelling time to ...

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