Nepal Airlines

Nepal Airlines Flight Returns to Kathmandu due to Hydraulic Leak

Saturday, December 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Nepal Airlines Flight Returns to Kathmandu due to Hydraulic Leak

Nepal Airlines flight RA-225 had to return and make an emergency landing in Kathmandu, Nepal, on December 13th. The Boeing 757-200 plane took off for Bangalore, India, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic leak. The plane landed safely. All 156 passengers and 8 crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Nepal Airlines Corporation Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kathmandu

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
Nepal Airlines Corporation Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kathmandu

Nepal Airlines Corporation flight RA-206 made an emergency landing in Kathmandu, Nepal, on September 26th. The plane was flying from New Delhi, India, when the crew reported smoke in cockpit and declared an emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. All 154 passengers and 9 crew members aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Nepal Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in New Delhi

Monday, September 12, 2016
By George Hatcher
Nepal Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in New Delhi

Nepal Airlines flight RA-218 had to return and make an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi, India, on September 11th. The plane took off for Kathmandu, Nepal, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a wing flap malfunction. The plane landed safely. All 160 people aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

Nepal Airlines Flight Returns to Kathmandu after Bird Strike

Saturday, July 9, 2016
By George Hatcher
Nepal Airlines Flight Returns to Kathmandu after Bird Strike

Nepal Airlines flight RA-409 had to return and make a precautionary landing at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal, on July 7th. The Airbus A320-200 was en-route to Hong Kong, China, when one of its engines ingested a bird, prompting the plane to return. The plane landed safely. All 59 people onboard remained unharmed. The... »

Nepal Airlines Plane Returns to Nepal due to Unusual Odour

Friday, November 13, 2015
By George Hatcher
Nepal Airlines Plane Returns to Nepal due to Unusual Odour

Nepal Airlines flight RA-409 made an emergency return to Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal, on November 7. The Airbus A320-200, en-route to Hong Kong, China, had to return to Kathmandu due to an unusual odour smelled in its cockpit. The plane landed safely. All 121 people on board remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Nepal Airlines Boeing Makes Emergency Landing in Kuala Lumpur

Saturday, May 3, 2014
By George Hatcher

A Nepal Airlines flight RA-416 en route from Kuala Lumpur to Kathmandu had to return and make an emergency landing due to a technical issue. The Boeing 757 carrying around 54 people was on its way to Kathmandu when the pilots noticed vibration in the fan blade of its right engine. The Airline spokesperson,... »

Nepal Airlines Flight Missing

Sunday, February 16, 2014
By George Hatcher
Nepal Airlines Flight Missing

Contact photographer Michael Fritz Eighteen people are missing over the Himalayan mountains of central Nepal on a Nepal Airlines Twin Otter en route from Pokhara to Jumla. The plane had stopped in Pokhara to refuel. The crew lost contact with Bhairawa ATC a quarter hour after taking off. The plane never arrived in Jumla.... »

Nepal Airlines Crash Landing in Jomsom

Friday, May 17, 2013
By George Hatcher
Nepal Airlines Crash Landing in Jomsom

Twenty-one people aboard a Nepal Airlines de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 survived the attempted landing 125 miles NW of Kathmandu. Everyone aboard survived but everyone was injured. Five of the tourists were seriously injured. On landing at Jomsom airport at 8:30 a.m., the brakes failed, and the plane skidded to the banks... »

Nepal Airlines Near Miss

Friday, October 5, 2012
By George Hatcher

What: Nepal Airlines de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter en route from Mustang to Pokhara Where: Jomsom Airport, Nepal When: Oct 5, 2012, 6:55 a.m. Who: 12 passengers, 6 crew Why: On takeoff, the Nepal Airlines Twin Otter skidded off the runway. The plane’s wheels got caught in drain. No one was injured, but... »

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