The crash occurred while the plane belonging to Summit Air was trying to take off from Lukla for Kathmandu.
A small plane veered off the runway and hit two helicopters while taking off near Mount Everest on Sunday, killing three people and injuring three, officials said.
The accident happened at Lukla airport which is the main gateway to the Everest region and is reputed to be one of the most difficult in the world for landings and take-offs.
Another policeman died in hospital in Kathma ndu, a police spokesman confirmed.
“The plane slipped towards the helipad during take-off and collided with two helicopters. The injured have been sent to Kathmandu for treatment,” Adhikari said.
“We are not sure about the cause of the accident.”
Pictures from the scene showed mangled and scorched wreckage of the plane and helicopters.
Lukla airport is used by thousands of trekkers and climbers heading for the Everest region each year.
It is particularly busy in April as the spring mountain climbing season begins.
Nepal’s aviation industry has boomed in recent years, flying tourists and goods to remote corners of the Himalayan nation where road access is limited.
Seven people, including the country’s tourism minister, were killed in February when a helicopter crashed in the hilly east.