Nepal Airlines Corporation to conduct direct flights to Australia
January 17, 2017-Kathmandu
National flag carrier Nepal Airlines Corporation has started its prep work for conducting direct flights towards international destinations after it finalized the purchase of the wide body aircraft.
The company has already confirmed direct flights to Australia which is considered the chief destination for Nepali students. Previously, Nepal Airlines could not conduct flights there.
The company has decided to bring Airbus 330-200 series wide body aircraft. One of the aircraft will be bought by Baisakh next year. The company has kept Australia, japan and South Korea as its imminent destinations.
The Tourism Ministry has also started to conduct preparation for the flights to Switzerland and Combodia while Japan has stated that it will reconsider conduction of flights after aircraft will be on service.