Yeti Airlines - FLEET INFORMATION
Yeti Airlines have the largest fleet of fourteen aircrafts with four deHavilland DHC-6/300 ‘Twin Otter' ; six British Aerospace 'Jetstream-4' ; two Dornier DO-228 and two Pilatus Porter PC-6 covering major districts and cities within Nepal from the mountains and hills to the Terai region; we maintain and fly the largest and most extensive destinations network in Nepal.
Yeti Airlines Domestic Pvt. Ltd. is an airline based in Kathmandu, Nepal. The airline was established in May 1998 and received its Air Operators Certificate on 17 August 1998. Yeti Airlines is the parent company of Tara Air. Together the two airlines form the largest domestic flight operator in Nepal. Yeti Airlines operates a fleet of seven aircraft and offers scheduled domestic flights to eight destinations.
Yeti Airlines currently operates DHC-6/300 (19 seater) proven for rugged performance in the mountainous terrain and airfields. The airline has four such aircraft. Recently it has added a SAAB aircraft on its fleet.
Jetstream - 41
The J-41 is the fastest turboprop aircraft operating in Nepal.
Advanced, easy to access avionics and electronic component greatly reduces the pilot’s work load which greatly enhances his performance. It is the fastest turbo-prop aircraft operating in Nepal, significantly reducing travel time. It is the only aircraft in Nepal which has an EGPWS system (Enhanced Ground Proximity Warning System) which works both horizontally and vertically and TCAS-II (Traffic Collision Avoidance System) making it safer and better suited to fly in the mountainous regions of Nepal.
Yeti Airlines added facility of an on-board lavatory.
Two 1230 KW (1650 SHP) AlliedSignal TPE331-14 GR/HR turboprop engines driving five blade McCauley propeller
547 km/h (295 kt)
Max Take Off Weight:
10,866 kg (24,000 lb)
a. Length:19.33 m (63 ft 5 in)
b. Height: 5.61 m (18 ft 5 in)
c. Wing Area:18.42 m (60 ft 5.3 in)
d. Cabin Headroom: 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
a. Two Flight crew and one cabin attendant
b. Main cabin seating for up to 29 at three
abreast and 76cm (30in) pitch (legroom)
c. Seating for 27 with galley.