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Nepal Airlines (RA)

NEPAL AIRLINES Nepal Airlines (formerly known as Royal Nepal Airlines) is the flag carrier airline of Nepal. Its head office is in the NAC Building (formerly RNAC Building) in Kathmandu, and its main base is Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. The airline was established in July 1958 as Royal Nepal Airlines Corporation (RNAC). The airline's first aircraft was a single Douglas DC-3, used to serve domestic routes and a handful of destinations in India. The airline acquired its first jet aircraft, Boeing 727s, in 1972. In 2004 the government of Nepal decided to sell off 49% of its stake in Nepal Airlines to the private sector. As of 2012, the airline operates a fleet of seven aircraft and flies to 39 destinations—seven of which are international. Read more →

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Nepal Airlines Details

Carrier Code RA
ICAO RNA
Callsignn ROYAL NEPAL
Founded 1958
Airline Nepal Airlines
Parent Parliament_of_Nepal
Logo NepalAirlines.png
Logo NepalAirlines.png
Headquarters Kathmandu
Key people Madan Kharel
Fleet size 7
Headquarter Kathmandu
Hub airport Tribhuvan_International_Airport
Parent company Parliament_of_Nepal

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