International Airlines at Tribhuvan international airport VNKT Kathmandu

Tribhuvan international airport is the only international airport of Nepal till now, Pokhara and Gautam Buddha Airport are under construction to serve as an international airport in the near future. 

Tribhuvan international airport information:
  • IATA: KTM
  • ICAO: VNKT
  • International Airlines Hub: Nepal Airlines and Himalaya Airlines
  • Originally Named from Gauchaur Airport
  • No of Runway: One (Direction 02/20)
  • Runway Length: 3,050 Meter
  • Elevation: 4390 Feet above sea level

Aircraft at VNKT:

Here are some of the plane spotting photo from VNKT, Kathmandu which I had captured a year ago. These are not the latest photo, but I am posting here for memories. 

Jet Airways Boeing 737 on Kathmandu Airport
Jet Airways India Boeing 737-800 aircraft on a taxiway of VNKT, Jet airways flights were suspended services since more than a year due to cash crunch.
Airbus A319-100 having registration B-6227 of Air China at Taxiway of VNKT Airport
Airbus A319-100 having registration B-6227 of Air China
Air China Connects Kathmandu with Lasha and Chengdu.
Jet Airways Boeing 737-800 VT-JGG
Jet Airways Boeing 737-800 VT-JGG, We are waiting to see this airway again
HS-TJB Thai Airways International Boeing 777-2D7. Manufacturer Serial Number (MSN) 27727 Landing final at Tribhuvan International Airport
HS-TJB Thai Airways International Boeing 777-2D from Bangkok to Kathmandu. Touching Kathmandu Airport.
A7-AHI of Qatar Airways Airbus 320-200 taxing at Kathmandu arrived from Doha.
Qatar Airways Airbus 320 A7-AHI from Doha arrived at Kathmandu.

S2-AFL of Biman Bangladesh Airlines Boeing 737-800 at Taxiway of Tribhuvan international airport, Kathmandu, Nepal

Biman Bangladesh operates daily flights between Dhaka to Kathmandu route.
Nepal airlines Airbus and Boeing 757 at International Gate of VNKT
Nepal Airlines previously operate both aircraft from Airbus and Boeing Company. In photo Airbus A330-200 with Boeing 757 at International Gate of TIA.  
B-6440 aircraft of Tibet Airline, Airbus A319-115
 Chengdu –Kathmandu-Chengdu sector Tibet Airlines waiting at Taxiway for Lineup in Runway 02 of VNKT. 

Delhi to Kathmandu Indigo flight landing at Kathmandu
Indigo landing at Tribhuvan International Airport with it's Airbus A320 fleet.

Next Post: Dhangadhi Airport of Nepal 

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