Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC), national flag carrier has made an announcement about the availability of ticket for Kathmandu-Osaka-Kathmandu air routes.
The corporation will be launching regular flights to Osaka from July 4 (Shrawan 19) after 12 years.
Nawaraj Koirala, NAC Assistant Spokesperson stated that the corporation has allocated NRs. 45,000 ticket price for one way and NRs. 80,000 for two ways.
In the other hand, the corporation will open internet booking soon.
NAC has also already appointed Santosh Pandey as Country Manager of NAC at Japan and he has also made necessary preparation for catering, ticket counter, ground handling, security etc to make flight successful.
According to the flight schedule, NAC will operate 3 flights weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
The aircraft of NAC will take off at 2:30 AM from Kathmandu and land at 11:55 AM in Osaka according to local time whereas as per the local time of Osaka, the aircraft will take off at 1:55 PM and will land at 6 PM in Kathmandu.
The flights to Osaka will be operated with A330-200 aircraft.
According to the summer flight schedule of NAC, the flight duration between Kathmandu-Osaka and Osaka-Kathmandu will be around 6 hours 30 minutes.
In the second phase, the corporation has started processing as it has planned to conduct scheduled flights to Narita International Airport.
The corporation has informed that after commencing flights to Narita, the corporation will operate 2-2 flights weekly.
Previously, NAC used to operate 2 flights weekly and stopped its flight services due to lack of aircraft.
The corporation is also preparing to operate flights China, South Korea, Riyadh and to other European countries.