KATHMANDU, JULY 5
Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has resumed its regular flight at Suketar Airport of Taplejung district from today.
The regular flight to and from the airport was closed for the past two months due to COVID-19.
However, the aircraft that flew today from Kathmandu to Suketar, carrying nine passengers could not land due to bad weather, informed, Lokendra Limbu, Station In-charge of Suketar Airport.
Efforts made to land the plane for more than 12 minutes went in vain and the aircraft returned back to Kathmandu, Limbu shared.
According to Suketar Airport Office, there will be regular flights at Suketar four days a week --Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday -- henceforth.
The airfare from Kathmandu to Taplejung has been fixed at Rs 7,050 and Rs 7,190 from Taplejung to Kathmandu for the time being, according to the Suketar Airport office.