Nepal Airlines Corporation has announced to operate direct flights from Bhairahawa to Hong Kong soon.
The national flag-carrier which is currently conducting direct flight to Hong Kong from Kathmandu is making preparations to operate direct flight to Hong Kong from Bhairahawa with the objective of bringing maximum number of tourists through air connectivity between Hong Kong and Lumbini, the birth place of the Buddha.
Nepal Airlines also plans to operate flight from Bhairahawa to New Delhi, India, soon. According to Ramesh Poudel, spokesperson for the Nepal Airlines, the final preparations are being made to operate direct flights from Bhairahawa to Hong Kong and New Delhi. Nepal Airlines is operating weekly two flights to Hong Kong from Kathmandu at present and daily two flights to New Delhi.