Feature of the Month - October 2013

Royal Nepal Airlines - 1967


(image copyright Bjorn Larsson, www.timetableimages.com)

 

Royal Nepal Airlines, currently operating as Nepal Airlines Corporation, was founded in 1958.  The first aircraft operated by Royal Nepal Airlines were DC-3s, and all the domestic routes from 1967 were operated by DC-3s.

The times for these flights are taken from the October 1967 timetable available at the excellent www.timetableimages.com

Eastbound Kathmandu Biratnagar Bhadrapur

Heading

Distance

RA035

City Name

ICAO

RA036

Heading

Distance

124

0.0

1200

Kathmandu

VNKT

1650

-

124.9

083

124.9

1345

Biratnagar

VNVT

1525

306

44.4

-

44.4

1415

Bhadrapur

VNCG

1435

263

0.0

Eastbound Kathmandu Janakpur Biratnagar

Heading

Distance

RA031

City Name

ICAO

RA032

Heading

Distance

152

0.0

0900

Kathmandu

VNKT

1320

-

65.9

100

65.9

1015

Janakpur

VNJP

1225

332

73.5

-

73.5

1100

Biratnagar

VNVT

1120

281

0.0

Eastbound Kathmandu Rajbiraj Biratnagar

Heading

Distance

RA015

City Name

ICAO

RA016

Heading

Distance

133

0.0

0900

Kathmandu

VNKT

1310

-

102.1

093

102.1

1035

Rajbiraj

VNRB

1155

314

28.6

-

28.6

1055

Biratnagar

VNVT

1115

273

0.0

Eastbound Kathmandu Simra

Heading

Distance

RA001

City Name

ICAO

RA002

Heading

Distance

212

0.0

0820

Kathmandu

VNKT

0940

-

37.4

-

37.4

0850

Simra

VNSI

0910

032

0.0

Westbound Kathmandu Bhairawa Dang Nepalgunj Surkhet

Heading

Distance

RA017

City Name

ICAO

RA018

Heading

Distance

264

0.0

0800

Kathmandu

VNKT

1620

-

103.4

301

103.4

0920

Bhairawa

VNBW

1520

083

69.9

269

69.9

1050

Dang

VNDG

1330

121

33.1

356

33.1

1110

Nepalgunj

VNNG

1240

088

28.8

-

28.8

1135

Surkhet

VNSK

1155

176

0.0

Westbound Kathmandu Bhairawa Dang Nepalgunj Dhangadi

Heading

Distance

RA027

City Name

ICAO

RA028

Heading

Distance

264

0.0

0800

Kathmandu

VNKT

1620

-

103.4

301

103.4

0920

Bhairawa

VNBW

1520

083

69.9

269

69.9

1050

Dang

VNDG

1400

121

33.1

304

33.1

1110

Nepalgunj

VNNG

1310

088

69.7

-

69.7

1150

Dhangadi

VNDH

1210

123

0.0

Westbound Kathmandu Meghauli Pokhara Bhairawa

Heading

Distance

RA041

City Name

ICAO

RA042

Heading

Distance

264

0.0

1000

Kathmandu

VNKT

1625

-

60.1

340

60.1

1100

Meghauli

VNMG

1545

083

39.6

215

39.6

1150

Pokhara

VNPK

1455

160

51.0

-

51.0

1225

Bhairawa

VNBW

1400

035

0.0

Westbound Kathmandu Gorkha Bharatpur Pokhara

Heading

Distance

RA025

City Name

ICAO

RA026

Heading

Distance

294

0.0

1200

Kathmandu

VNKT

1620

-

51.7

185

51.7

1250

Gorkha

VNGK

1550

114

21.7

322

21.7

1330

Bharatpur

VNBP

1510

005

39.2

-

39.2

1400

Pokhara

VNPK

1420

142

0.0

 

Flight Simulator Files

There are no paint schemes for the DC-3 in Royal Nepal Airlines livery.

 

 

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