Himalaya Airlines celebrates its 3rd year of flight operation

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Himalaya Airlines, a private international airline of Nepal celebrated its 3rd year of connecting people of Nepal with other countries on March 9, Friday.

To celebrate this event, the airline announced an “Audience Engagement Program” with the launch of a Social Media Quiz that will run across Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. The interested participants are requested to click the link which is shared in the airline’s social media pages. The winner will be rewarded with a round trip ticket to and from H9’s any destination. The contest is valid till March 19, 2018.

In occasion of 3rd anniversary, the airline shared red velvet Cupcakes on board flight from Kathmandu to Doha, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur on March 9.

Mr.Vijay Shrestha, Vice President of Himalaya Airlines said “With key achievements, now we proudly say that Himalaya Airlines is the fastest growing private airline of Nepal and is always striving to achieve the best, be it On Time Performance (OTP) of our flights or ensuring the most convenient and time efficient way of air travel. We thank all our passengers, patrons and stakeholders for their tremendous support in our each step of flying higher. Also we would like to wish all the participants good luck for the lucky draw contest.”

The airlines management recognizes Safety as a core responsibility and motivating factor for the employees, and is fully committed to provide all the appropriate resources required for effective safety practices. Airline’s perseverance to follow and maintain the Global Safety Standards has been endorsed by the recent audits from various Civil Aviation Authorities like ICAO, GACA, CAAC and CAAB in 2017.

Among few airlines of Nepal, H9 was selected for sample confirmation of aviation safety standards maintained in Nepal by CAAN during the ICVM audit follow up of CAAN in relation with the Significant Safety Concern imposed by ICAO in 2013.

H9 received its first ever international award for “Leading New International Airlines in South Asia” at South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2017 event held at Equator Village, Addu City, Maldives on October 28, 2017. This award honors the efforts undertaken towards developing and expanding services and has given a tremendous boost to H9 family to excel further and rise higher in the aviation sector.

H9 is currently flying to four destinations – Doha, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai and Dammam; presently summing up to twenty-two flights per week using 3 Airbus A320-214 series of narrow-body aircraft with 8 Business class and 150 Economy class seats.

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