Nepal Airlines has taken delivery of its first
Airbus A320 aircraft sporting a new company livery and
equipped with Sharklet fuel saving wing tip devices.
Nepal Airlines’ A320 will seat 8
business and 150 economy class passengers.
With its home base in Kathmandu, the A320 was
chosen for NAC’s single aisle fleet for its unrivalled economics,
performance and capability demanded by high altitude airports.
aircraft has Required Navigation Performance (RNP) capability
built-in, which enables the aircraft to fly precisely along
predefined routes using state-of-the-art on-board navigation
“Aviation is our window to the world and the
world’s window to explorers, trekkers, cultural and ecological
visitors to our naturally beautiful Nepal,” said Madan Kharel,
Managing Director, Nepal Airlines Corporation. “Our new A320 with
Sharklets will help us to expand air services in the region, to
increase capacity and to capitalise in the growth of high value
tourism by offering our visitors world class comfort and service
Nepal Airlines currently
flies to four international destinations and 25 spectacular
domestic locations in the heart of the Himalayas.
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