Arrival Kathmandu

There are only a handful of airlines operating scheduled flights to Kathmandu (KTM elevation 4390 feet/ 1338 meters), situated in a valley amidst towering mountains on the flanks and the formidable Himalayas blocking escape beyond. I had the opportunity to fly as a captain for our airline to Tribhuvan International Airport five times at least…

Pakistan Seven Zero Three

  On June 25, 1977, on sector Orly to John F. Kennedy, operating a B747-282B with registration AP-AYW, and call sign Pakistan Seven Zero Three. This is my second flight with Capt Anwar Khan after completing a DXB-FRA-ORY-FRA-DXB* pattern earlier with him on June 8 and 9, 1977. LFPO or ORY is Paris Orly Airport;…