New Airbus A320 landed on TIA (Himalaya Airlines)
January 31, 2017-Kathmandu
The new aircraft of Himalaya Airlines slated to arrive this month has arrived in Nepal and just landed on Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu.
The aircraft is an Airbus A320-214 with a registration number of 9N- ALV and is a short-to-medium range airplane with Maximum Takeoff Weight (MTOW) of 68,000 to 77,000 kilograms.
The Airbus 320-214 will be power-driven by two CFMI CFM56-5B4/3 Jet engines and will have Sharklets on its wing.
It was bestowed with a test registration D-AVVU for its test flight in Hamburg, Germany (XFW) and completed its first test flight on Jan 06 fruitfully.
The firsthand Airbus 320 aircraft will be the second aircraft of the preceding type in its fleet.
With the addition of the new aircraft, the airline company will be adding more destinations to fly whose preparatory work has been done.