Himalaya Airlines

Himalaya Airlines, a full service carrier, aims to excel in safety, operational reliability, performance and most importantly in service to its customers.

Established in August 2014, Himalaya Airlines is a Nepal - China joint venture, providing international air services. As the name 'Himalaya' symbolizes high mountains of Nepal, dedicated in service to uplift the name of the nation, Himalaya Airlines aspires to rise up in its name to international standards. With the aim to excel in safety, on time performance (OTP) and most primarily, in service to its customers, H9 has already established itself in Nepal with high recognition.

Presently H9 operates to five destinations - Abu Dhabi, Dammam, Doha, Dubai, and Kuala Lumpur adding Dhaka as the sixth one. The airline proudly owns a young fleet of 3 Airbus A320-214 series of narrow-body aircraft with the configuration of 8 Premium Economy class & 150 Economy class seats. For year 2019, the airline plans to focus on China connectivity by adding up Beijing to its destination network and eventually extending to other cities like Nanchang, Chongqing, Changsha, Guiyang etc. Airline also has plans to acquire A319 for flying to high altitude destinations like Lhasa.

H9 received its first international award for "Leading New International Airlines in South Asia" at South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2017. This award honors the efforts undertaken towards developing high standard of services and expanding network and has given a tremendous boost to H9 family to excel further and rise higher in the aviation sector.

Himalaya Airlines' in-flight entertainment system offers passengers with blockbuster movies, music, TV shows and documentaries etc. Passengers flying with Himalaya Airlines can also spend their quality time reading through the in-flight magazine – Danfe. Following the genuine Nepalese tradition of "Atithi Devo Bhava" – Guest is God, H9 strives to provide true Nepali Hospitality to its esteemed passengers.


For further information, please contact:
Brand and Service Improvement Department
Himalaya Airlines Pvt. Ltd.
T: +977 1 4422454/4422353
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Website: www.himalaya-airlines.com
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Fact Sheet

Himalaya Airlines Pvt. Ltd.
Head Office
  • Gairidhara -2, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • P.O. Box. 20299
  • T: +977 1 4004000
  • F: +977 1 4004098
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Website: www.himalaya-airlines.com
Business Type
International Scheduled Air Carrier
Collaboration Type
Nepal- China Joint Venture
Place of incorporation
Kathmandu, Nepal
Operating base
Kathmandu, Nepal
Company Registration No
Registration Date
Industry Department Registration No
Air Operator Certificate No
PAN Certificate
Yeti World Investment Pvt. Ltd. (51.01%), Tibet Airlines (48.99%)
Mr. Zhou Enyong
Vice President - Administration
Mr. Vijay Shrestha
Vice President - Operations
Capt. Hao Di
Fleet Type
A320-214 Family
No of Aircrafts
1. Nepal Investment Bank Limited
2. Nepal SBI Bank Limited
3. Himalayan Bank Limited
4. Laxmi Bank Limited
5. Qatar National Bank
6. Century Bank Limited
Prabhu Insurance Limited
Tianqian (Tianjin) Aircraft Leasing Company Limited
Total no. of Employees
1. Brand & Service Improvement
2. Cabin Crew
3. Commercial
4. Compliance and Government Relations
5. Corporate security and Transport
6. Flight Operations
7. Flight Operation Control & Support
8. General Services & Information Technology
9. Ground Operations
10. Human Resource
11. Maintenance & Engineering
12. Planning and Finance
13. Quality Assurance and Safety