Kathmandu: Himalaya Jet, a British premium long-haul airline, is in the final phase of preparations for operations after more than 7 years of analysis and consultation. On Sept 2023, Himalaya Jet appointed Mr. Paul Argyll (Flight Director) as the General Sales Agent for the UK & Joy Dewan (Zenith Travels) for Nepal for the UK route.
Himalaya Jet is all set to start its operation from London, Paris, Frankfurt, Madrid, and Sydney to Nepal in 2024 with the ACMI model on scheduled Charter flights before the main routes from Monte Carlo ( NICE Airport) to Macau, Las Vegas / Los Angeles in Q3 2025 with EU AOC.
After 29 years, the Gurung Family of the UK with Nepali origin took responsibility for the implementation of the Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) that was initiated on 3rd March 1994. Now there will be more than 3 flights a week from the UK to Nepal in the early stages. UK Department for Transport’s Aviation Directorate Mark Bosly FRAeS, UK Chief Air Services Negotiator and President Dipendra Gurung MIoD of Himalaya Jet led both their delegations at Department of Transport HQ, London to take it further to new heights.
Gurung Family Conglomerates has generations of engagements in Mega hydro projects and private funding to airlines alongside investments in Real Estate. Owner being of Nepali origin, “Nepal” is the first destination for Himalaya Jet from the UK and Europe. This decision is a testament to our founder’s love for the country and his desire to introduce the world to the rich culture, warm hospitality, and awe-inspiring landscapes that Nepal has to offer with 8 highest peaks in the world including Mount Everest.
Himalaya Jet is committed to providing a seamless travel experience, with state-of-the-art facilities, attentive service, and a diverse menu. The airline aims to become a symbol of excellence in the aviation industry, setting new standards for quality and customer satisfaction.
Himalaya Jet has been cheered by more than half a million Nepalese diaspora residing in the UK, Europe, and Australia patriotically. They have shown so much love with the patriotic name Himalaya. According to London HQ, more than 54000 who pre-booked from the UK and Europe are highly anticipated to book direct flights to Nepal when GDS and PSS are ready. The passengers of Himalaya Jet will get exclusive discounts of up to 70% in selected partner five & four star hotels, restaurants, car rentals, movie cinemas, shopping malls, spas, amusement parks, cable cars, helicopters, domestic airlines, and casino chips under the World’s most generous Loyalty Program “Himalaya Miles” in conjunction with major Credit/debit cards providers.