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Himalaya Airlines begins commercial operations to BIA

April 12, 2016

Himalaya Airlines took to the skies on 12th April,2016, operating its first commercial flight from Kathmandu to Colombo. The Airbus 320-214 of Himalaya Airlines took off from Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu at 9.05 am and landed in BIA at 12.30pm.

The flight intends to help promote tourism between Nepal and Sri Lanka and enhance people-to-people contact between the two countries. The first operating flight from Kathmandu to Colombo will be a great encouragement for Sri Lanka to increase the number of tourists from Nepal and visiting tourists to Sri Lanka through Nepal.

Photos by: AASL Media