Elderly man Master Nau, 90, fulfilled his lifelong goal of flying in an aeroplane. Helpers gingerly carried the tiny, wrinkled man onto a Yeti Airlines from Bhairahawa to Kathmandu. The flight lasted 30 minutes, but for Master, it was a dream come true.
A test flight conducted today to Taplejung by a German built Dornier Do-228 Aircraft belonging to Tara Air was completed successfully. The flight operated by Captain Bodh Raj Niraula and Capt. Rajesh Shrestha took off from Kathmandu Airport around 09:50 am and landed successfully at -Taplejung Airport.