Tag: NAC

Nepal’s national flag carrier adds two Chinese craft to domestic fleet

Kathmandu, February 13 Nepal’s national flag carrier Nepal Airlines Corporation has brought two new aircraft in a bid to increase its share in the domestic flight market. The Corporation says the new aeroplanes will be flown to mountainous districts in particular. Stakeholders, however, fear that the aircraft might turn white elephants for the government-owned company […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, January 24, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have given the topmost attention to the selection of National Assembly candidates in major political parties as the candidates have to file their nominations at the Election Commission today itself for the polls scheduled for February 7. Other issues highlighted in the front […]

Nepal’s national flag carrier loses Kathmandu market to India’s Jet Airways

Kathmandu, January 8 In 2016, Nepal’s national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation, won back its control over the market of international flights to and from Kathmandu after years. It became the company serving the highest number of international passengers as well as operating the highest number of flights. The government-owned company, however, is likely to […]

Nepal’s national flag carrier to let passengers buy gifts aboard

Kathmandu, December 15 Just wait for few months and you can buy various gifts while you are flying for Nepal’s national flag carrier is also launching the in-flight duty-free shopping service again. The Nepal Airlines Corporation has decided to resume the service in a bid to attract more international passengers in the competitive market. While […]

Bhaban Bhatta’s company gets 45 days to pay NAC for Boeing

Kathmandu, December 1 Non-Residential Nepalis Association President Bhaban Bhatta’s BB Airways has been given 45 days to clear its dues to the state-run Nepal Airlines Corporation in relation to the purchase of a Boeing aircraft. Bhatta, who runs multiple businesses in Japan, had paid Rs 15 million to the national flag carrier just few days […]

NAC’s Boeing sale in limbo as NRNA President’s company goes incommunicado

Kathmandu, November 16 BB Airways, an airline company established by non-residential Nepali entrepreneur Bhaban Bhatta, had initiated a process to purchase a Boeing aircraft of Nepal Airlines Corporation around a month ago. However, the company now has gone incommunicado leaving the process halfway. Bhatta, who runs multiple businesses in Japan, had paid Rs 15 million […]