Nepal Airlines Twin Otter plane grounded in Mugu airport
NEPALGUNJ, Dec 05:A twin otter plane of Nepal Airlines (NA), which was scheduled to fly to Nepalgunj from Mugu on Sunday has been grounded at Rara Airport, Mugu.
The twin otter plane with the flight number 9N-ABU had landed at Rara Airport at 11:00 am on Sunday by taking three passengers and crew members from Nepalgunj Airport. The plane was scheduled to make its flight to Nepalgunj by taking 13 passengers but is grounded following some issues in its battery, Rara Station In-charge of Nepal Airlines Netra Bham said.
Engineers from Nepalgunj were immediately brought to Mugu to confirm the status of the plane. Bham shared that the plane would make its flight to Nepalgunj on Monday after bringing battery from Nepalgunj. The passengers, who had bought the ticket to Nepalgunj from Mugu, have resided in the hotels at Talcha in Mugu.