Newly bought Nepal Airlines MA60 and Harbin Y-12e to fly passengers from Today

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Photo: Factory Made New MA60 '9N-AKR' of Nepal Airlines at Hangar

Photo: Factory Made New MA60 ‘9N-AKR’ of Nepal Airlines at Hangar

Newly bought Nepal Airlines MA60 and Harbin Y-12e to fly passengers from Today

 February 20, 2017-KATHMANDU

The Brand New MA-60 and Harbin Y-12e belonging to Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) with registration “9N-AKR” and “9N-AKT” also called Rara and Fewa simultaneously commences its commercial operation from today.

It was reported that the newly brought two Chinese aircraft will serve 3 domestic routes with 6 schedule flights daily.  The MA-60 aircraft will commences one hundred and five hours of flight per month where as Haribn Y-12e will operate one hundred and fourteen hours of flight every month.

Nepal Airlines had landed the Chinese aircraft MA-60 on 27 January this year followed by Harbin Y12-e on February 1, 2017. National carrier earlier had only one MA 60 and Y 12-e before the arrival of both aircraft.

The Modern Arc (MA-60) aircraft possess sixty seat configurations including two for crew members and Harbin Y-12e has 17 seat configuration including two for crew members. Both the aircraft are suitable for conducting domestic flights for both Trunk and Stole routes in mountainous country like Nepal.

Weekly Flight Schedule for Newly Aircraft

MA-60
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Photo: Nepal Airlines Modern Arc (MA60) ‘9N-AKR’ at NAC Hangar

 

Daily Flights: KATHMANDU -DHANGADI-KATHMANDU

Schedule Flight:

  • Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday

         KATHMANDU-BHADRAPUR-KATHMANDU

  • Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

         KATHMANDU-BHAIRAHAWA-KATHMANDU

Harbin Y-12e
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Photo: New Factory made Harbin Y12-e at Changshui International Airport, China

 

Daily Flights:

        KATHMANDU-POKHARA- KATHMANDU

        KATHMANDU–NEPALGUNJ- KATHMANDU

Schedule Flight:

  • Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday

       KATHMANDU-BHAIRAHAWA-KATHMANDU 

  • Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

       KATHMANDU-SIMARA-KATHMANDU

 

 

 

 

 

 

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