Manang is a town in the Manang District of Nepal. It is located at 28°40'0N 84°1'0E with an altitude of 3,519 metres (11,545 ft). According to the preliminary result of the 2 11 Nepal census it has a population of 6,527 people living in 1,495 individual households. Its population density is 3 persons/km2.
Taplejung District is the Mountain district of Province No. 1 in eastern Nepal. The district covers 3,646 km2 (1,408 sq mi). The 2011 census counted 127,461 population. Taplejungis the district headquarters
On March 25 LET-410 9N-AKZ took its first commercial flight from Kathmandu to Lukla at 6:15 am. The aircraft had arrived to Kathmandu on March 19. After a long wait of 6 days it took its first commercial flight. The aircraft will continue to serve the short take-off and landing (STOL) airfield, including tourist sectors.
Today on 11 September 2017, Summit Air successfully operated test landing flight at Dolpo airport. Instructor Pilot Capt A.D Sherpa and instructor Capt R.B. Rokaya were the flight crew who conducted the test landing in LET 410 aircraft after recent black top of the Dolpo runway.