Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has launched online ticketing system for internal flights.
In 2074, NAC made an arrangement for booking online ticket for international flights only. The corporation now has also started online ticketing system for domestic from Sunday (December 16, 2018).
In the program organized in Kathmandu, Madan Kharel, executive chairman of NAC had inaugurated online ticketing for internal flights. He stated that the customer can book their ticket staying at home and enjoy the flight services easily through new online ticketing system of NAC.
“The online ticketing system not only eases passengers to book their ticket but also help NAC gain benefits and to provide services without long processes to their customers,” he added.
Ashok Sigdel, spokesperson of NAC stated that online ticketing has begun to facilitate passengers in ticketing.
According to Sigdel, the corporation has collaborated with IME and e-sewa for e-ticketing. “Anyone from abroad can book ticket to any destination in Nepal,” he added.
Previously, NAC and E-sewa signed agreement for online ticketing. Agreement was signed by Sugat Ratna Kansakar, General Manager of NAC and Roshan Lamichhane, CEO of E-Sewa and customer can now purchase ticket from E-sewa.
Executive Chairman Kharel told that online ticketing system has been started for domestic flights in providing additional facilities to their customers.
Amrit Man Shrestha, director of the General Services and Property Management Department said that in addition to the use of new technology, NAC has added to this service.
It is believed that the online ticketing of the Corporation will also support market expansion of the airline. Earlier, Buddha Air, Shree Airlines, Yeti Airlines, Simrik Air, Saurya Airlines tickets could be purchased from E-sewa.
E-sewa is the first payment Gateway approved from Nepal Rastra Bank which has been a popular phone pay application to pay mobile bills, internet, and electricity, drinking water bills along with bus ticket, school bills, and Air tickets too.
The corporation operates international flights with its 2 wide body A330 aircraft, 2 narrow body A 320 and 1 Boeing aircraft. Similarly, for domestic flights, the corporation operates with its 3 Twin-otter, 2 MA-60, 4 Y-12e aircraft. The corporation has been operating to 8 international destinations and 22 domestic destinations.