Just as we were welcoming the warm Spring sun, the weather betrayed us. Heavy downpours and thundershowers in the capital Kathmandu left several flights delayed and diverted.
On March 30, these flights to Kathmandu were delayed or diverted.
|Turkish Airlines TK726||Istanbul||On hold for over 2 hours, diverted to New Delhi|
|Oman Air WY331||Muscat||Diverted to Lucknow|
|Jet Airways 9W264||Delhi||Diverted to Lucknow|
|Druk Air KB204||Paro, stopover to Delhi||Delayed by 4 hours|
|Air India AI213||Delhi||Delayed by 2 hours|
|Air Arabia G9539||Sharjah||Diverted to Lucknow|
|China Souther CZ6067||Guangzhou||Delayed by 4 hours|
|Malaysia Airlines MH170||Kuala Lumpur||Diverted to Dhaka|
|Thai Airways TG319||Bangkok||Returned back to Bangkok after being unable to land in Kathmandu|
|Jet Airways 9W262/260||Delhi||Cancelled|
|Korean Air KE695||Seoul||On Time|
|Silk Air MI412||Singapore||Delayed by 30 minutes|
Silk Air’s B737 and Korean Air’s B777 made it in time just before the afternoon rush. As they returned back, the airport opened and the flights started landing one after another.