Jetstar Pacific Airlines (operating as Jetstar Pacific) is a low-cost airline headquartered in Vietnam. With its hub at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, operates scheduled domestic and international services along with charter flights.
The airline, formerly known as Pacific Airlines, began operations in 1991, flying chartered cargo services. From 1996 to 2005, the airline operated under the government-owned Vietnam Airlines Corporation. Having by now operated passenger services, Pacific Airlines then came under the control of the government itself. In 2007, the Vietnamese government sold a portion of its shares to Qantas, and as such airline adopted a low-cost operations model and adopted its current name in 2008, becoming part of the Jetstar network.In 2012, Vietnam Airlines bought a 70% stake in the company.