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Monks, priests offer prayers at Yeti Airlines plane crash site 
Monks, priests offer prayers at Yeti Airlines plane crash site  Reports say flight data recorders are being flown to Singapore on Friday
Usha Rajak thanks followers for supporting her cause
Usha Rajak thanks followers for supporting her cause Officials swing into action, days after Rajak highlights the troubles caused by steep travelator at...
Normal services resume at TIA as weather improves
Normal services resume at TIA as weather improves Two flights were diverted in the morning but the airport is fully operational now, says...
Probe begins after Prabhu helicopter lands on Syangja football ground (WATCH)
Probe begins after Prabhu helicopter lands on Syangja football ground (WATCH) Civil aviation authorities begin investigation after drunk passengers force pilot to land chopper on football...
Yeti Airlines ATR crash could have been averted, says expert
Yeti Airlines ATR crash could have been averted, says expert Since 1962, over 900 people have lost their lives in air crashes - what should...
Sonu Jaiswal’s live video ‘filmed on different aircraft’
Sonu Jaiswal’s live video ‘filmed on different aircraft’ YT 691 passenger Sonu Jaiswal’s video goes viral, but CAAN denies it was filmed before...
Why are Nepal's airlines unsafe? An expert explains
Why are Nepal's airlines unsafe? An expert explains Nepal's aviation industry has improved safety, yet it still falls short
Flightradar24 reveals ‘erroneous data’ sent by YT691
Flightradar24 reveals ‘erroneous data’ sent by YT691 Flightradar24 notes that “the flight stopped transmitting position data 7 minutes before the last data...
Annapurna Circuit records nearly 16k footfall in 2022
Annapurna Circuit records nearly 16k footfall in 2022 ACAP says the number of visitors is climbing steadily from its lowest ebb of 1,976...
Despite occasional crashes, ATR 72 remains a popular aircraft
Despite occasional crashes, ATR 72 remains a popular aircraft Yeti Airlines maintains a fleet of five, while Buddha Air boasts eleven ATR 72
Authorities recover 68 bodies from crash site
Authorities recover 68 bodies from crash site Nepal's aviation regulator CAAN says 72 people, including 15 foreign nationals, were on board the...
Five-member government panel to probe Yeti Airlines crash
Five-member government panel to probe Yeti Airlines crash An emergency Cabinet meeting also orders technical audit of all domestic flights
Yeti Airlines plane crashes in Pokhara, all 72 people on board feared dead
Yeti Airlines plane crashes in Pokhara, all 72 people on board feared dead Sixty-eight passengers, including 15 foreign nationals, and four crew members were on board the ATR...
Nepal Airlines starts weekly Kathmandu-Ilam service
Nepal Airlines starts weekly Kathmandu-Ilam service The Ilam Municipality has established provisions for passengers to buy tickets from City Mart at...
Domestic carriers slash air fares
Domestic carriers slash air fares The Airlines Operators Association of Nepal says the revised tariffs will come into force on...
Pokhara airport expects first international flight on Feb 23
Pokhara airport expects first international flight on Feb 23 The airport chief says at least six international carriers are keen to fly to Pokhara
Visitors flock to Narayani River for motorboat flings
Visitors flock to Narayani River for motorboat flings The motorboating sector has been responsible for the generation of both income and new employment...
In Yangjakot, homestays are coming back to life
In Yangjakot, homestays are coming back to life People from Pokhara and the surrounding areas frequent the hamlet to escape the hustle and...
Government readies action plan for Visit Nepal Decade
Government readies action plan for Visit Nepal Decade The action plan promises to revive the tourism sector to the pre-coronavirus infection stage within...
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