KATHMANDU, Oct 21: Air Arabia has been ranked third amongst top 50 global airlines by a UK-based AirFinance Journal.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: Tara Air, in collaboration with Sagarmatha Pollution Control Committee (SPCC), started a waste management program in the Everest region on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Jiban Bahadur Shahi, has said that air safety would be strengthened in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: While road accidents continue to cause high fatalities in the country, little has been said and done about the dangerous impact of air pollution.

Over 90% of world breathing bad air: WHO

September 27, 2016 16:26 pm

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, Sept 27: Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, calling for dramatic action against pollution that is blamed for more than six million deaths a year.

Mountain Air chopper makes forced landing

September 25, 2016 13:03 pm

KATHMANDU, SEPT 25: A Mountain Air chopper heading towards Kathmandu from Lukla was compelled to make a forced landing due to a technical problem.

Air service obstructed in Bhojpur

September 13, 2016 13:39 pm

BHOJPUR, Sept 13: Air service has been disrupted in Bhojpur district for the past one week due to unfavorable weather condition.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA:  A Malaysia-bound AirAsia X plane which took off from Sydney ended up in Melbourne instead after the pilot entered the aircraft's wrong longitudinal position, safety officials revealed Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation has underlined 'human error' as to be blamed for many recurrent flight accidents despite the fact that a probe committee report had been fully enforced.

NUWAKOT, Aug 11: A helicopter of Mountain Air with four passengers on board made an emergency landing at Mahadev Phant of the district following a glitch in its engine.

A breath of fresh air

August 5, 2016 10:30 am

Namje came into light after being listed in the top 12 best undiscovered places in the world by CNN. With no roads that take you directly to the village, you need to walk along a series of footpaths with the view of the Mount Makalu for company.

KHOTANG, Aug 5: Air service, obstructed due to fog, has been resumed at Manamaya Rai Khanidanda Airport in Khotang district after around one month.

KOHOLPUR, Aug 4: A Makalu Air plane crashlanded in a river in Humla on Thursday afternoon leaving the pilot and co-pilot injured.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: Him Electronics, the authorized distributor of Himstar products, has introduced a new range of Himstar air conditioners in the Nepali market.

KATHMANDU, July 27: The Department of Environment (DoE) under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (MoSTE) is all set to install air quality monitoring equipment in various 15 places in the Kathmandu Valley, including Dhulikhel.

JUMLA, July 19: Victims of Air Kasthamandap plane crash of Feb 26, 2016 have accused the airline and insurance company of ignoring them.

SOLUKHUMBU, July 7: Tara Air has agreed to transport the trash collected from various places of the highest peak, Mount Everest, free of cost, it has been said.

KOHALPUR, June 26: An aircraft of Buddha Air suffered a bird hit on a taxiway at the Nepalgunj Airport on Sunday.

MUMBAI, June 8: Alia Bhatt has set the record straight on Sidharth Malhorta’s dinner date with mystery girl, saying he never went on a date. In an interview with a leading daily, the 23-year-old actress, who is gearing up for the release of ‘Udta Punjab’, clarified that she doesn’t have any reason to fight with him.