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Boarding a New Direct Flight to Vietnam

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Boarding a New Direct Flight to Vietnam

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Boarding a New Direct Flight to Vietnam

Boarding a New Direct Flight to Vietnam

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United Airlines begins the first American direct commercial flights to Vietnam. Commentator Andrew Lam, who was on the last cargo plane out of Vietnam at the end of the war 30 years ago, boards Flight 869 from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City.