Thursday, 28 November 2013


Nepal plane crashes at Jomsom Airport caused by pilot error

Kathmandu, 28 Nov: The commission made to examine the 16 May 2013 crashed of Nepal Airlines Corporation aircraft in Jomson has known “Human Error” as the factor behind the accident.Around 22 passengers on board including 8 Japanese national were injured in the plane crashed. 

A Twin otter owned & operated by state owned Nepal Airlines Corporation had lost its balance during landing at the airport in Mustang and plunged into the Kaligandaki River. The government has formed 4 members team for investigation committee under Ram Prasad Neupane. 

The former director general of the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal to find the causes behind the crashed & recommend remedial measures to prevent air crashes in future.

Nepal Airlines plane crashes in Jomsom (May 2013)