Tribhuvan International Airport

Nepal plane crash: Bangladeshi experts join probe, death toll rises to 51

Nepal plane crash: Bangladeshi experts join probe, death toll rises to 51

The Dhaka to Kathmandu US-Bangla Airlines flight, with 67 passengers and four crew members on board, caught fire after it careened off the runway and ploughed into a football ground near the Tribhuvan International Airport on Monday.

Mar 14, 2018, 00:03 AM IST

Nepal Airlines plane carrying Foreign Minister suffers tyre burst at Kathmandu airport

A Nepal Airlines flight from New Delhi to Kathmandu, with 150 passengers on board, including Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat, suffered a tyre burst while landing at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) here on Tuesday.

Sep 13, 2016, 18:33 PM IST

Indian aviation experts to inspect Nepal's second international airport today

A team of Indian aviation experts will arrive here on Monday to inspect any possible damage to Nepal's only international airport due to the powerful April 25 quake besides offering help in constructing a second international airport along the border with India.

Jul 06, 2015, 08:28 AM IST

Fresh tremors hit Nepal as toll in fresh quake rises to 65

 Fresh tremors today struck Nepal where thousands of fear-stricken people spent the night in the open after a powerful earthquake killed 65 people, as the nightmare continued for the country already devastated by a temblor over two weeks ago that had claimed over 8,000 lives.

May 13, 2015, 16:29 PM IST

Chaos, baggage delay add to passengers' woes at Nepal airport

 Nepalese passengers and rescue workers from around the world continued to face difficulties here on Friday with inordinate delays in baggage reclamation compounding the problems at the airport, which has practically become a shelter for the needy and foreign backpackers.

May 01, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Nepal refuses unscheduled relief flights from India

Nepal has stopped allowing unscheduled relief flights by Indian commercial airlines as the huge amount of relief and rescue material is causing clogging of the Tribhuvan International Airport, officials said on Thursday.

Apr 30, 2015, 19:15 PM IST

Nepal scrambles to organise quake relief, many flee capital

Nepalese officials scrambled on Monday to get aid from the main airport to people left homeless and hungry by a devastating earthquake two days earlier, while thousands tired of waiting fled the capital Kathmandu for the surrounding plains.

Apr 28, 2015, 03:08 AM IST

Nepal earthquake: Air services to Kathmandu return to normal

Air services to quake-devastated Nepalese capital Kathmandu from India returned to normal on Monday but shortage of parking bays at the airport was preventing the carriers to operate more flights to evacuate stranded people.

Apr 27, 2015, 21:59 PM IST

Pakistan sends two planes with relief goods, field hospital to Nepal

Pakistan on Sunday sent two planes with relief goods, a field hospital and several paramedics and rescue workers to earthquake-hit Nepal.

Apr 27, 2015, 00:09 AM IST

IAF plane airlifts bodies of Indians killed in Nepal accident

A special Indian Air Force aircraft on Thursday airlifted the bodies of the 17 Gujarati pilgrims killed in a bus accident in central Nepal.

Apr 23, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

Thai aircraft hit by bird at Kathmandu airport

A Thai Airways plane coming from Bangkok on Sunday suffered a minor damage after it was hit by a bird while landing at Nepal's international airport here.

Mar 22, 2015, 22:24 PM IST

International flight operations resume at Kathmandu airport

International flights on Saturday resumed from Nepal's only international airport here after a Turkish jet which was blocking the runway following a crash landing on Wednesday morning, was removed successfully with the help of Indian Air Force technicians.

Mar 07, 2015, 23:58 PM IST

Kathmandu airport likely to reopen Saturday

 Nepal`s Tribhuvan International Airport which was closed down on Wednesday due to an aircraft skidding off the runway is likely to open after 10.00 a.m. Saturday, said an official statement on Friday.

Mar 06, 2015, 17:51 PM IST

Indian aid arrives to remove Turkish jet from Kathmandu airport

 An Indian Air Force C-130J Super Hercules transport plane carrying an aircraft removal kit landed in Kathmandu`s Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) on Thursday to help remove a Turkish Airlines Airbus A-330 that skidded off the runway on Wednesday.

Mar 05, 2015, 16:50 PM IST
Turkish Airlines plane skids off Nepal runway, airport closed

Turkish Airlines plane skids off Nepal runway, airport closed

All 224 passengers on board a Turkish Airlines flight had a narrow escape when their Airbus A330 aircraft skidded off the runway at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) here early on Wednesday morning. The terminal, Nepal`s only international airport, was ordered shut till 5 pm on Wednesday leading to cancellation or delays in at least 10 international flights, authorities said.

Mar 04, 2015, 12:10 PM IST

Bangla plane catches fire at Nepal airport, passengers safe

The aircraft of Biman Bangladesh Airlines caught fire during landing at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). The fire was immediately controlled while all the passengers on board were rescued safely.

Jul 28, 2014, 19:28 PM IST

Eight Indians held with gold in Nepal in a week

The arrest of Indians involved in smuggled gold in Nepal has increased in recent times with the police arresting at least eight of them from Kathmandu`s Tribhuvan International Airport within a week.

May 08, 2014, 13:01 PM IST

IndiGo plane catches fire in Kathmandu, passengers safe

The rear landing gear of an IndiGo Airlines aircraft caught fire after landing at Kathmandu`s Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) Saturday afternoon, airport officials said, adding all the passengers on board were evacuated safely.

Mar 08, 2014, 14:55 PM IST

SpiceJet to pay Rs 22K to handicapped man

SpiceJet has been directed by a consumer forum here to pay a compensation of Rs 22,000 to a visually-challenged man for over a four-hour delay of his flight.

Nov 04, 2012, 11:18 AM IST