Fishtail and Mountain Helicopter’s Emergency Landing: No serious repercussion
June 06, 2017-KATHMANDU
Today, both Fishtail Air AS 350 B3+ ‘9N-AJR’ and Mountain Air AS 350 b2 ‘9N-AJJ’ series helicopter were imposed to make an emergency landing at 16 miles west from Simikot Airport.
As per the information relaxed from Nepalgunj ATC Tower, both the choppers were en-route from Simikot to Hilsa, which unfortunately encountered fuel filter problem which forced the chopper to make an emergency landing.
Likewise, Mountain Air problem has been shut off and had already resumed its service while Fishtail Air engineering team had already dispatched to the emergency landing site.
*Source: Nepalgunj ATC Tower Official