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Let’s Consider on Expensive Airfares – Tourism Minister Bhattarai

70 Above Citizen to Get 50% Discount on Airfare

Let’s Consider on Expensive Airfares – Tourism Minister Bhattarai – Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai has said that the fares with foreign tourists is very expensive in comparison with other nation. He has requested private sector airlines to make some adjustments to airfares during the Visit Nepal Year. In during an interaction …

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Rajan Pokharel Appointed as Director General of CAAN

Rajan Pokharel Appointed as Director General of CAAN

Rajan Pokharel Appointed as Director General of CAAN– Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – As per the decision of cabinet meeting on Thursday, current deputy director General Rajan Pokharel has appointed in the Director General of Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN). The cabinet meeting held Thursday evening decided to appoint Pokharel as Director-General. WATCH VIDEO Former Director General Sanjeev Gautam had completed …

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NAC’s Chinese Aircraft Remain Grounded

NAC’s Chinese Aircraft Remain Grounded

Nepalayatimes/NAC’s Chinese aircraft remain grounded; flights to the remote region affected NAC’s Chinese Aircraft Remain Grounded Three Chinese manufactured Harbin Y-12e aircraft belonging to the national flag carrier Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) is currently grounded resulting cancellation of flights to the remote destinations, thus generating a loss for the carrier. The Short Takeoff and Landing (STOL) flights have been affected …

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Jumla Airport Closed for 20 Days

Jumla Airport Closed for 20 Days

Nepalayatimes/Jumla Airport Closed for 20 daysJumla airport has been scheduled to be closed again for around 20 days for renovation work. The airport had previously halted its operation for renovation work for a couple of months. Jumla Airport Closed for 20 Days Last October, the airport had stated to halt its operation for about a month for the maintenance. Though …

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Not Related in Wide-Body Procurement: Says Tourism Minister Adhikari

Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari has made it clear that he was not involved in wide-body aircraft procurement process. “I only received the aircraft as the head of the tourism ministry. Before I assumed office, procurement deal was already signed and payment was released,” Minister Adhikari said in the meeting. Answering to queries …

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Summit Air Resumes its Flight Service Kathmandu-Taplejung

Nepalayatimes   Kathmandu – Summit Air is going to restart its flight service to Taplajung from October 1 at Suketar Airport. After a long time, Taplejung can be facilitated with the flight service which was delayed due to poor weather condition and maintenance works since March. Summit Air will be conducting direct flight service from Kathmandu- Taplejung. Previously, summit air …

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Summit Air begins Surkhet-Jumla Air service

Nepalayatimes   Surkhet: Direct air service from Surkhet, the provincial capital city of Karnali Province to Jumla has commenced from Wednesday. Minister for Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment of Karnali Province Nanda Singh Budha marked the beginning of the flight service by traveling in the plane of Summit Air with call sign 9NAKZ. Along with Minister Budha, 18 passengers traveled …

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