Buddha Air confirms the ATR 72 aircraft inclusion to its fleet
December 20, 2016-KATHMANDU
Buddha Air has confirmed the deal of adding another ATR aircraft to its fleet.
The deal was confirmed after Mr. Gilles Collaveri, Contracts Director of ATR and Mr. Birendra B. Basnet, Managing Director of Buddha Air signed the Sales Purchase Agreement for an additional ATR 72-500, at the hangar site at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) today.
The ATR 72-500 consist PW 127 engines with spacious cabin, ergonomic seats and is renowned as most fuel efficient and will have 74 seat configurations.
The aircraft will arrive in Kathmandu in the first week of February 2017 and we will start operations from March 1st, 2017.