Sita Air Pvt. Ltd was founded in October 2000 and initiated the first commercial flight on 6th February 2003 with a German manufactured Dornier DO-228 aircraft. The airline today conducts scheduled and charter flights to remote regions of Nepal with a total of four Dorner DO-228s.

This airline is mostly known for its reliable and consistent air service to the remote STOL (Short Takeoff and Landing) locations of Nepal.

Sita Air Destinations

The airline operates scheduled and charter flights to various STOL destinations across the country from its base at Tribhuvan International Airport that includes Lukla, Tumlingtar, Pokhara, Nepalgunj, Surkhet, Simikot, Rara, Jumla, and Bajura. Pokhara, Nepalgunj, and Surkhet are the secondary hub.

Sita Air Fleet Details

4 X Dornier Do-228

AircraftEngine ModelYear of ManufactureAircraft Reg. No.MSNMTOWDate of Operation
Dornier DO-228Garrett TPE33119909N-AHB81696400 Kgs2003
Dornier DO-228Garrett TPE33119889N-AHR81546400 Kgs2006
Dornier DO-228Garrett TPE33119899N-AIE81656400 Kgs2013
Dornier DO-228Garrett TPE33119909N-AJH81986400 Kgs2013
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