As the country prepares for Visit Nepal 2020, this addition of aircraft consolidates the company’s vision of catering to rising demands
On April 27, Simrik Air welcomed another brand new AS350 B3e at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu. The France made aircraft with a call sign 9N-ANB was ferried all the way from Malaysia, with Pilot-in-command Captain, Ananda Thapa along with Captain Bimal Sharma and Er Prachanda Malla.
To fulfil the growing demand and to cater to different kinds of requirements of the customers, Simrik Air has purchased two brand new Airbus AS350 B3e one after the other. While 9N-AKD landed at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) on October 19, 2018, the 9N-ANB that landed yesterday is the second one in a row.
With this new addition, Simrik Air now has five helicopters in its fleet. The arrival of this new aircraft makes Simrik Air more empowered and committed to provide the safest and the best flying experience to its diverse customer base. As Nepal Tourism Board prepares for Visit Nepal 2020, setting a target of 2 million tourist arrival in 2020, the addition of new aircraft consolidates Simrik Air’s vision by catering to the rising demand of customers, as well as innovating new travel packages promoting the many beautiful and unexplored sights of Nepal.
AS350 B3e Features Powered by a single Turbomeca Arriel 2D turbine engine, the AS 350 B3e (H-125) offers increased reliability, decreased maintenance cost, and high versatility for a range of missions, making it an ideal aircraft for Simrik.
Supplemented with remarkable features for easy take-off and landing in compact spaces and marginal weather conditions, this helicopter is simply the best in the industry and the safest way to enjoy mountain flights and all sorts of helicopter services.
Simrik Air Established in 2001, is among the leading helicopter companies in Nepal with an outstanding track record of specialising in high altitude long line rescue missions, external cargo sling for hydropower and developmental projects, mountain flights, pilgrim flights, filming/aerial survey and many more. As a prominent leader in the industry, with experienced crew, expertise in a variety of missions and a thorough operational maturity developed from thousands of flight hours, Simrik is now all set to penetrate new markets with its organic growth strategy.