9 May 2020, Kathmandu
The Himalayan Airlines landed in Tribhuwan International Airport this morning carrying a shipment of essential medical items from Chongqing of China, said TIA General Manager Devendra KC.
The Himalaya’s Airbus with a call sign number 320-214 9ALW cargo flight brought medical equipment essential for the test and treatment of the coronavirus. The equipment includes testing kits, personal safety gear, masks, gloves, and other medicines.
The materials were assisted by the Chinese Government in Nepal. The shipment weighs 6,892 kilos, it is said.