Nepal Airlines bagged second position on carrying international passengers

23rd Oct, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU- Nepal Airlines of Nepal bagged second position among the other airlines in carrying the number of international passengers from Kathmandu, Nepal.


Nepal Airlines Service clanged second position among the other airlines with 90% increment in only six months.

According to the information provided by Tribhuwan Airport, in 2016's first six months Nepal Airlines carried 1 Lakh 78 thousand 7 hundred and 99 passengers.

In 2015 A.D, Nepal Airlines carried only 94 passengers. Qatar Airways clanged first position with the highest number of passenger.

"This is the proof that airlines service is flourishing." said General Manager of Nepal Airlines Corporation, Suganratna Kansakar. He added, "Increase in destination will add more aroma to the airlines."

Last year, Nepal Airlines bought new airbus which helped in increasing the number of International destinations and added 10 percent increment.

The two new airbuses started its flight to New Delhi, Mumbai and Bangaluru of India and and resumed the direct flight to Dubai some months ago.

Nepal Airlines will start its flight to Gwang Jhao of China in the end of this year and is planning to start its flight to Europe, Australia and Japan after buying two wide body passenger plane.