The family of the veteran pilot who lost his life in the May crash – along with everyone else on board – joins those calling for updated tech in aircraft
“He used to say, ‘24 hours [in a day] is not enough for me!’”
Bibhuti Ghimire’s voice breaks as she describes her father, a well-respected pilot in Nepal and a multitalented man with a flair for music, who would get bored with playing the piano and move on to the harmonium. “And he loved to fly.”
Written by Matthew Kynaston
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/jul/16/old-planes-risky-skies-fatal-crash-lays-bare-nepals-air-safety-record under the title “Old planes, risky skies: fatal crash lays bare Nepal’s air safety record”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.