All airlines in Nepal have joined the European Union’s (EU) aviation safety blacklist, which bans them from flying to or within Europe. In addition, European operators and travel agents must inform and reimburse European travelers if they decide to cancel flights booked on a Nepalese carrier as a result of the EU’s decision. European Commission VP-Transport Siim Kallas said: “The current safety situation in Nepal does not leave us any other choice than to put all of its ...

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