29 November, Kathmandu. Mountain flight, which was closed since March has come into operation after 8 months with a Special offer for Mountain Flight. Buddha Air and Yati Air, two big private sector companies, have set dates for the mountain flight. On Saturday, Buddha made its first mountain flight. A total of 18 passengers were there on that flight.
The companies have stated that there will be regular mountain flights every Saturday and one can observe the mountain ranges including Everest, Makalu, Nuptse and Gaurishankar from Kathmandu Airport.
The company has stated that it has brought an attractive package especially for those who cannot reach the mountains by trekking and want to experience mountaineering from the sky. The price for a 30-minute long mountain flight is fixed at Rs 8,999, according to the press statement released by both airline companies here today. Tickets could be purchased from the ticket counter, travel agencies, websites and mobile App.
Passengers who have purchased a ticket with a window have announced that the adjoining seat will be provided free of cost. This special offer for Mountain flight is only available for Nepali citizens.