Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport is not known for heavy aircraft: B747s, B777-300s and A380s. While it may never see the face of an Airbus A380, Boeing 747s have been spotted in Kathmandu airport quite a few times (albeit rarely). Yesterday, Atlas Air’s Boeing 747-400 dropped by with some mail from Dubai.
- Airline: Atlas Air
- Aircraft: Boeing 747-47UF
- Registration: N475MC
- Remarks: As seen on final for RWY02 at Kathmandu’s TIA, originating Dubai Word Central (January 19, 2016)