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Nepalgunj Airport witnessing a lot of domestic passengers and also problems in operating Int’l flights

by Pinkey Rai - 17 October 2018

Nepalgunj Airport has experienced a rapid increase in the number of air passengers when only a couple of days are left for the main day of Bijaya Dashami. Prem Nath Thakur, chief of Nepalgunj Airport stated however, the flight frequency is less compared to the arc of passengers. Rural towns of Dolpa and Humla...

International News

US Bangla prevents a big disaster

-S. SIERRA, DHAKA / Photos © Plane Spotters Bangladesh A Banglasdeshi carrier US-Bangla Airlines Boeing 737-800 registered ‘S2-AJA’ made an emergency landing at Shah Amanat International Airport (CGP) today. The aircraft was flying to Cox’s Bazar Airport (CXB) from Dhaka Shahjalal International Airport (DAC) with flight identification number BS141. The authorities claim that emergency...


CAA Bangladesh delays Simrik Air new H125 helicopter’s ferry flight to Nepal

-KATHMANDU As per the highly placed source, the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh has delayed its proposal to ferry its newly purchased Airbus H125 ‘9N-AKD’ Helicopter from its transit schedule. Simrik Air earlier had filed an application to the CAA of Bangladesh requesting the permission for ‘Ferry Flight’ but the authority has not yet provided the approval to the application stating...

CAA Nepal

CAAN delays its process of splitting into 2 entities; European Commission unsatisfied

Lack of progress in making a law to split Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) as promised has made European Commission (EC) dissatisfied. International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) previously removed Nepali carrier from significant safety Concern (SSC) and CAAN had also submitted documents to EC with evidence about improvement made in Nepali air safety during a meeting in Brussels, Belgium. EC...

Airlines Corporation(NAC)

Bajhang Airport to be re-operated a decade after, following a successful test landing

-KATHMANDU The only airport in Bajhang district which had been closed for around a decade witnessed a test landing on October 10, 2018, of Nepal Airlines Chinese manufactured Harbin Y12e series aircraft. The airport was closed in the year (2065 B.S.) after road infrastructure became effective in Chainpur, Bajhang. According to the Official’s from the Nepalgunj Airport, Harbin Y-12e ‘9N-AKU’...


Emergency Evacuation-Occurrences Uncover Urgent Requirement for Travelers

Occurrences Uncover Urgent Requirement for Travelers to Ditch Luggage Three days, three flying machine clearings by means of crisis slides. Turkish Airlines 726 at Kathmandu, US Airways 445 at Denver, and now Delta 1086 at New York LaGuardia. The occasions themselves are imperceptibly unrealistic to have any connection — however the shared traits in traveler conduct in emptying these airplanes...

Aviation News

Locals appeal to re-operate domestic flights from Ramechhap Airport

-MANTHALI Ramechhap Airport has remained out of operation since a year. The runway at the airport was black topped by investing millions but no any passengers movement has been observed since July 2016. Different domestic airline companies vowed to conduct scheduled flight from Kathmandu to Ramechhap almost a month ago, however, no airline has yet to start their flights to the airport. Summit Air,...


NAC’s Both Boeing 757 operation halted

NAC Boeing

NAC’s Both Boeing 757 operation halted May 18, 2017-DOHA The Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) Boeing 757 with registration ‘9N-ACB’ also called Gandaki has remained grounded after it conducted flight to Doha last Wednesday. The aircraft has been grounded at Hamad International Airport (DOH) in Doha which has resulted huge amount of losses. According to the official from Doha Airport, the aircraft...


Effects of A380’s wake turbulence

  The concern about the effects of the A380’s wake turbulence is rising with the reference to Emirates A380 vs Challenger 604 incident. The incident occurred when a Challenger 604 at FL340 was flying to Abu Dhabi from Male passed an Emirates A380 opposite direction at FL350 (one thousand feet above), about 630nm southeast of Muscat, Oman over the Arabia Sea. The wake turbulence from A380 sent...