Himalaya Airlines to launch Daily Direct Flight to Doha from July 11

Himalaya Airlines to launch Daily Direct Flight to Doha from July 11

July 9, 2016, 5:45 p.m. Published in Magazine Issue: Vol.09,No. 24, July 08,2016, Ashad 24,2073)

Himalaya Airlines (H9) will now serve daily direct flights to Doha, Qatar starting on July 11to cater the increasing demand of passengers to the destination.

The airline will maintain the current flight timing departing from Kathmandu at 2300 hours (Local Time), and landing at 0130 hours (Local Time) in Doha. Similarly, the return flight will depart at 0230 hours from Doha and land in Kathmandu at 1015 hours the next day. The airline will make all efforts to maintain on time departure of its flights.

According to a press release issued by Himalaya Airlines, the airline’s new Airbus 320-214 is currently flying to Doha thrice a week: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays since May 31, 2016 marking it as the first scheduled destination of the Airlines. The aircraft passenger cabin is configured with 150 economy and 8 business class seats.  

“Offering a daily direct service to Doha, Qatar is an indication that we would like to prioritize our service in this route. The daily service will allow Himalaya Airlines to offer its services to a larger base of our passengers’ society, mainly the Nepalese living and working in Qatar,” Vijay Shrestha, Vice President, Administration commenting on the schedule.

The Kathmandu – Doha: DAILY schedule (effective July 11, 2016) Depart Kathmandu H9555 at 2300 hrs, arrive Doha at 0130 hrs and Depart Doha H9556 at 0230 hrs, arrive Kathmandu at 1015 hrs following day.

The airlines ensures in providing a delightful service and high level of comfort, safety, reliability, and punctuality to its passengers.

Himalaya Airlines, a full-service premium carrier, established in August 2014, started its scheduled flight operations from May 31st 2016 flying directly to Doha, Qatar. The airline has planned services to more destinations including Delhi, China, Colombo, Bangkok, Hong Kong and Dammam in the near future. 

Over the coming five years, the airline aims at acquiring 15 Airbus aircraft and will operate from Kathmandu to various cities in Asia and beyond. The company will introduce long haul wide body aircraft of A330 family in due course of time for the operation of direct flights to Japan, Korea, Europe, Australia, and America.

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