Himalaya Airlines celebrates third anniversary


11th Mar, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, Mar 11: Himalaya Airlines, a private international airline company of Nepal, is celebrating its 3rd anniversary of establishment. The company was established on March 9, 2016.

The airlines has announced an Audience Engagement Program on the occasion with the launch of a Social Media Quiz that will run across Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Participants will have the chance to win a round trip ticket to and from any one of Himalaya Airlines' destinations. The contestis valid till March 19, and can be found at http://www.himalaya-airlines.com/quiz

Himalaya Airlines is the proud operator of 3 Airbus A320 and is honored to hold the first international award of “Leading New International Airlines in South Asia” received at South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2017.

The airlines celebrated the anniversary by distributing red velvet Cupcakes on-board to its passengers flying to Doha, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur.

Commenting on the occassion, the Vice President- Administration, Vijay Shrestha, said, “With key achievements, now we proudly say that Himalaya Airlines is the fastest growing private airline of Nepal and is always striving to achieve the best, be it On Time Performance (OTP) of our flights or ensuring the most convenient and time efficient way of air travel. We thank all our passengers, patrons and stakeholders for their tremendous support in our each step of flying higher. Also we would like to wish all the participants good luck for the lucky draw contest.”

Himalaya Airline’s management recognizes Safety as a core responsibility and motivating factor for the employees, and is fully committed to provide all the appropriate resources required for effective safety practices. Airline’s perseverance to follow and maintain the Global Safety Standards has been endorsed by the recent audits from various Civil Aviation Authorities like ICAO, GACA, CAAC and CAAB in 2017. The airline was among the few airlines of Nepal selected for sample confirmation of aviation safety standards maintained in Nepal by CAAN during the ICVM audit follow up of CAAN in relation with the Significant Safety Concern imposed by ICAO in 2013.