Nepal has signed Bilateral Air Services Agreements and MoU with 38 different countries since 1963. Nepal adopted a liberal sky policy in 1992 since then it is gradually pursuing an open sky policy in accordance to the civil aviation policy 2006. Basic provisions of Bilateral Air Services Agreements between Nepal & various countries have been tabulated as follows:

Basic provisions of Bilateral Air Services Agreements between Nepal & various Countries

(Available Routes, capacity for Nepalese Carrier as per ASA/MOU)

S. No. Country Date/ Amendments Designation Destination Weekly seats Yearly seats
1 Austria 20 Oct 1997 Multiple Any 2 points in Austria 1400 72800
2 Bahrain 29 Dec 2008 Multiple Bahrain 5600 291200
3 Bangladesh 23 May 2005 Multiple Dhaka 7000 364000
4 Bhutan 23 may 2014 Multiple Paro 4200 218400
5 Brunei 02 April 1997 Multiple Bandar Seri Begwan 1400 72800
6 China 7 July 1998 Multiple Beijing Shanghai, Lhasa, Guangzhou, Kunming, Chengdu and Xi’an 11200 582400
7 Croatia 30 Mar 2004 Multiple   1400 72800
8 Egypt 29 Nov. 1997 Multiple Cairo 600 31200
9 France 7 July 1998 Multiple Paris and another point 200 10400
10 Germany 26 July 2000 Multiple 2 points in Germany 1800 93600
11 Hong Kong HKSAR 23 may 2007 Multiple HKSAR 2800 145600
12 India 9 Sept. 2009 Multiple Delhi 30000  

 

 

30000***

 

 

1560000

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Mumbai 30000
Bangalore 30000
Chennai 30000
Hyderabad 30000
Kolkata 30000
13 Israel 25 Dec 2006 single Points in Israel 800 41600
14 Italy 8 May 1997 single Rome 400 20800
15 Japan 17 Feb 1993 Multiple Osaka 400 20800
16 Jordan 6 Oct 1999 Multiple Points to Jordan 0 0
17 Kuwait 23 Jan 2006 single Kuwait 400 20800
18 Luxembourg 18  Jun 1999 Multiple 2 Points 1400 72800
19 Macau 19 Feb 1998 Multiple Macau 1400 72800
20 Malaysia 12 Dec 2007 Multiple Any points in Malaysia 4200 218400
21 Maldives 10 Oct 1996 Two Airlines Male No restriction No restriction
22 Myanmar 21 April 2006 Multiple Yangon 5300 275600
23 New Zealand 22 Oct. 2015 Multiple Points in New Zealand 2800 145600
24 Oman 2 Dec. 1997 Multiple Mascot 1400 72800
25 Pakistan 22Oct. 2015 Multiple Karachi, Islamabad, Sailkot, Multan and Faisalabad 3800 197600
26 Philippines 18 Nov 2004 Multiple Manila, Subic, Cebu, Davao 2500 130000
27 Qatar 1 Sep. 2009 Multiple Doha 5600 291200
28 Republic of Korea 21 Sep 2004 Multiple Seoul 800 41600
29 Russian Federation 5 Dec. 1989 single Moscow 164 8528
30 Saudi Arabia 23 Oct. 2015 Multiple Any Points in Saudi Arabia 5600 291200
31 Singapore 2 Feb 2010 Multiple Singapore 5600 291200
32 Sri Lanka 23 Jan. 2009 Multiple Colombo 2800 145600
33 Thailand 16 Feb. 2004 Multiple Thailand 2000 104000
34 The Netherlands 17 April 1998 single 2 Points 1400 72800
35 Turkey 24 Sept. 2010 Multiple Istanbul 2800 72800
36 United Arab Emirates 19 Oct. 2015 Multiple Points in UAE 28000 1456000
37 United Kingdom 3 March 1994 Multiple Points in UK 600 31200
38 Viet Nam 20 Oct. 2015 Multiple Points in Viet Nam 2800 145600

Note: Assumption of Air seats Aircraft type B757 with approximately 200seats/flight

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