Andy Thapa

posted: 12/23/16
Andy Thapa

Name: Ananda 'Andy' Thapa
Job title: High altitude pilot
Age: 30
Nationality: Nepalese

Andy joined the army when he was 18 and served as a major, flying helicopters for eight years. He grew up in a remote farming community and dreamed of flying helicopters, working hard at school to get a place as an army cadet. He has been a commercial pilot with Simrik Air since 2012 and recently qualified as a long line pilot for cargo operations.

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