Royal Nepal Airlines is Nepal's flag carrier airline and was established in 1958. It is headquartered in Kathmandu and uses Tribhuvan International Airport as its main base of operations. Presently known as Nepal Airlines, it is an integral part of the transport system of the country.
The airline has grown over the years, and flies to 25 domestic destinations and some international ones as well. Two new Airbus A320 aircraft are expected to join the fleet in 2015, which would help in fuel saving measures with the use of the wing tips known as sharklets.
Bangkok, Hongkong, Kuala Lumpur and Doha are the international destinations currently covered by the carrier. You could make a Nepal Airlines online booking to any of these cities, as well as an extensive list of domestic ones.
The fleet contains Boeing 757s, Twin Otters, MA-60 and Harbin Y-12 aircraft. Boeing 727s that were earlier a part of the fleet were replaced by the 757s.
While Nepal Airlines online check in is not available for passengers, the ground staff at the airport would be able to help with a smooth check-in process. Passengers must ensure that they reach the check in counters at the airport well in time for their flights. The Nepal Airlines PNR status could be used to check or change your booking any time before your flight, and must be quoted to the reservations or ticketing staff when required.
The airline offers a comfortable Economy Class with special fares available for the same on some sectors. Exclusive meals and beverages are also on offer in this class. Passengers in Business Class could enjoy a range of personalized services starting from the lounges and privileged check-in counters at the airport to the spacious seats on board the aircraft. A three-course gourmet meal may also be enjoyed in this class. For more details, do contact the Nepal Airlines Customer Service.
The Nepal Airlines baggage allowance permits 30 kg of check-in baggage in Economy Class, except for the Hongkong sector where the allowance is 20 kg. Business Class passengers may check in an additional 10 kg, and also make use of personalized baggage handling. One piece of hand baggage not weighing more than 15 lbs or approximately 7 kg is also allowed on board. Some additional small items may also be carried as hand baggage, and pets may also be allowed on board with prior arrangements made for the same. You could see the complete details regarding the baggage allowance here.
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