An aircraft of Nepal Airlines Corporation. (File Photo)
KATHMANDU: National flag carrier, Nepal Airlines (Nepal Airlines Corporation) has turned 65.
NAC was established in 1 July 1958 following the enactment of Nepal Airlines Corporation Act, 2019 BS.
The main objective was to provide air transport service at home and abroad. Commenced its service from Douglas DC and Dakota with 25-seat capacity, it is now providing service through wide-body A 330-200.
Presently, NAC has been operating international flights to and from New Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai (India), Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand, Narita (Japan), Doha (Qatar), Dubai (United Arab Emirates) and Riyadh (Saudi Arabia).
Likewise, it has been providing domestic flight services through airports in remote zones.