Friday, December 10, 2004


Not Like The Last Flight Out

It's been awhile:

HO CHI MINH CITY - Vietnam prepared to welcome on Friday the arrival of a United Airlines jumbo jet making the first passenger flight by an American carrier to the communist nation since the fall of Saigon in 1975.
The United States has subsequently become Vietnam’s most important trading partner and in recent years the two former foes have stepped up cooperation on a broad swathe of issues such as health and counter-terrorism.