The corporation operating 14 flights a week on the Delhi route
Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has increased flight frequencies to New Delhi, India from May 1, 2019. According to the plan, in the morning, NAC will operate with its narrow-body aircraft having 158 seat capacity and the second flight will be operated by wide-body aircraft having 278 seat capacity.
The Indian airline company, Jet Airways recently cancelled all international flights. According to officials at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Jet Airways has sent a letter to TIA authority informing about the flight halt. Raj Kumar Chhetri, General Manager of TIA stated that, “The airline company has mentioned that the regular flights have been cancelled due to ‘operational’ reasons.”
Spice Jet, Mumbai-budget carrier is also getting ready to operate scheduled flights between Delhi-Kathmandu.
Kathmandu-Delhi route is a profitable sector for airline companies. However, other airline companies are not able to increase flight frequency in this route. As of now, Air India has been operating flights from Kolkata and Delhi to Kathmandu whereas Druk air of Bhutan has been operating three flights weekly.