Stories By 'SANGAM PRASAIN'
Gautam Buddha International Airport in Bhairahawa could become the second fully solar-powered airport in the world when it opens in early 2020, after India’s Cochin International Airport which earned the distinction in 2015.
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Nepal Airlines will be issuing an auction notice for its remaining Boeing 757 on Friday as its board has approved in principle the proposal to retire the vintage jet. When the aircraft flies off into the sunset, it will mark the end of the Boeing era in Nepal that began nearly five decades ago.
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The Finnish government has formally proposed signing a bilateral air service agreement with Nepal following Finnair’s interest in operating direct flights to Kathmandu.
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Nepal will have to wait for a few more days before the heavens open up and the rains come down to water the parched fields.
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Nepal Airlines has postponed the re-launch of its Osaka service till August-end due to ‘very poor’ bookings during the low season, the state-owned carrier said Thursday.
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Most hotels in the Kathmandu Valley posted record profits as of the third quarter on increased arrivals and occupancy, despite a sharp drop in average daily expenditure of tourists, Hotel Association Nepal said.
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