NAC’s Call Sign Aircraft maintenance reaches final steps, set to operate within some weeks


1st Sep, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, Sep 01: The national flag carrier of Nepal, Nepal Airlines’ Call sign aircraft has touched the final stage of its maintenance. It is set to come to operation within some weeks.

The aircraft under maintenance with the call sign B 757-200 series will come into operation within some weeks, Information Officer of the national flag carrier Sailesh Kansakar informed.

“We will bring in the aircraft after maintenance by 6th of September. We will start the flight from 10thof September,” he said.

The 1 Hundred 90 seated B 757-200 series Boeing aircraft with 9 N- ACB call sign was taken to Singapore for C-Check in July.

A team of five member team recently went to Singapore for the observation and two technicians have stayed there from the starting, Kansakar said. Apart from this two people are staying the hanger for the reporting and to keep the record of an.

The NAC has expected it will cost 300 Million Nepali rupees for the maintenance of the aircraft. After the departure of Boeing for repairing NAC had to slash its flights by 40 percent.