Ang Phurba Sherpini accompanied by her son and daughter in law celebrated her 102nd year on-board the aircraft
On January 3 Turkish Airlines welcomed its oldest passenger: Ang Phurba Sherpini on a flight from Kathmandu via Istanbul to Boston. Carrying millions of passengers to 306 destinations in 124 countries of the world every year, Turkish Airlines hosted the oldest passenger in its 85-year long history. Catering all ages, General Manager of Turkish Airlines was also present to greet her. Ang Phurba Sherpini, surprised the cabin crew by informing that her secret to long life was butter, a pure heart and positive thinking.