Stories By 'SANGAM PRASAIN'
A senior pilot was killed and two crew members were injured when a cargo flight of Goma Air crashed as it was trying to land at Lukla Airport on Saturday noon.
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Captain of Goma Airlines aircraft has died when the plane crashed while landing at the Tenzing Hillary Airport in Lukla of Solukhumbu district on Saturday.
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It’s official. The Hillary Step is still there. The government on Friday issued a statement confirming that the rock face located just below the summit of Everest is intact and covered with snow, refuting reports that it had fallen off, most likely following the 2015 earthquake.
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The government has been working to determine the most appropriate modality for the construction of the planned airport in Nijgadh, Bara. It has constituted a five-member committee to recommend whether the modern facility should be built with public or private financing or both.
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A team of high-altitude climbing experts will embark on a daring mission to retrieve the body of an Indian climber from Everest on Thursday morning.
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High-altitude climbing guides who have been doing the most dangerous job on the planet are set to embark on the “most challenging, expensive and longest” mission on Everest to retrieve the body of an Indian climber spotted in a 200-metre-deep crevasse near the summit.
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