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  • Nepal lacks the number of ATC

    Kathmandu, Nov 18: Nepal Air Traffic controller Association has informed that the the number of ATC(Air Traffic Controller) couldn’t grow compared to the proportion of the flights throughout the country. In the 18th Annual Meeting of the association, Chairman Umesh Kumar Panthi said that Nepal has not been able to produce the ATC manpower and is compelled to manage the airport in the absence of 60 ATC. Around 500 flights in Kathmandu, 250 flights at Simikot and more than...

    Helicopters to be operated below 6500ft

    Kathmandu, Nov 17: The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal has decided to manage the helicopter routes to control the helicopter traffic. Due to the increase in air traffic in Tribhuwan International Airport; the authority will be expanding the route. Private Helicopter Company, Society of Nepal has decided to operate the helicopters in less than 65 hundred feet. The test flight for new routes will be conducted from 18th November. General Secretary of Society of Nepal, Yograj Sharma Kandel said that...

    NAC conducted the press meet

    Kathmandu, Nov 16: Nepal Airline Corporation (NAC) conducted the press meet on Thursday in which they issued the white Paper which stated the current financial status of the company. As per the information provided by whitepaper, NAC’s cash flow condition further deteriorated after its two wide-body aircraft started operation on August 1. Following NAC’s inability to fly its Airbus A330 wide-body aircraft in a full-fledged manner, the corporation has been facing huge loss in the operation of these aircraft....

    Indonesia to return remains of Italian killed in Lion Air plane crash

    JAKARTA, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) — Indonesian police have identified the remains of an Italian national onboard a crashed Lion Air flight, which would be returned to his family in Italy, a police official said on Wednesday. “To fly back the remains we are now conducting a coordination with the Italian embassy here,” head of Indonesian Police’s Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) unit Lisda Cancer said. Remains of Italian Andrea Manfredi was identified on Tuesday along with two other remains of...

    Thick fog disrupts Nepalgunj flights

    Banke, November 15 Flights to and from Ranjha Airport in Nepalgunj of Banke district could not take place on Thursday morning due to poor visibility caused by thick fogs in the region. All flights to and from Nepalgunj scheduled for this morning could not happen, said Rabina Pandey, Chief of Field Office of Department of Hydrology and Meteorology. Pandey shared that the visibility in Banke district this morning remained only upto 50 metres. The visibility for small aircraft should...

    Proposals floated to operate cable cars in 25 new places

    Kathmandu,Nov 14:More private companies have expressed interest in operating cable car services in various places of the country in a bid to attract more tourists, Rajdhani reports in its anchor story, adding they have proposed operating the service in 25 new places. The Department of Transport Management, however, has been unable to make any decision on issuing the permit for the lack of operating procedure.

    International airlines not ready to operate nighttime flights at TIA

    Kathmandu,Nov 14:Few months back, the government excitedly announced that the country’s sole international airport in Kathmandu would operate its service for 21 hours every day. The announcement, however, has turned ineffective as most of international airlines did not become ready enough to operate nighttime flights, according to Karobar lead story. Only one international airline, Qatar Airways, has changed its schedule after the announcement six months ago, the report informs.

    A safe plane parking to be constructed in TIA

    Kathmandu, Nov 14: Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal has constructed a safe plane parking site at Tribhuvan International Airport. In suspicion of presence of explosives, planes will be landed on the separate parking site. General Director Sanjeev Gautam said that a new separate parking site has been constructed for security checks and the parking would help to secure other planes and airports from the danger. Two (330) and two ATR 72 planes will be parked till the end of the...

    Eco friendly hotel introduced in Nepal

    Kathmandu, Nov 14: Soaltee Westend Premier is one of the eco friendly 5- star hotels situated in Bashudevpur. Most of the star hotels emit carbon dioxide and other harmful gas which is dangerous to the environment but Soaltee Westend Premier is Nepal’s first Green Hotel which is environment friendly. Though the structure of the hotel looks like other hotels but it is designed environment friendly. They have claimed that this hotel is Nepal’s first hotel that does not emit...

    Chinese culture minister in Kathmandu

    Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari, welcomes his Chinese counterpart Luo Shugang to his office, on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Kathmandu, November 13 China’s Minister of Culture Luo Shugang has arrived in Kathmandu on an official trip to Nepal on Tuesday. The Minister is visiting Nepal to discuss extending cultural ties between the two neighbours, according to sources. Meanwhile, the guest paid a visit to his Nepali counterpart Rabindra Adhikari at the Minister of Culture, Tourism...

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