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Rundu, Katima – here comes Westair

4 hours ago | Transport

FlyWestair announced the launch of two new routes to north-eastern Namibia with the introduction of flights between their hub at Eros Airport in Windhoek and Rundu (twice a week as from 24 August), as well...

NaTIS extends limited services

5 days ago - 28 July 2021 | Transport

The Roads Authority (RA) has shared an update regarding operational measures at NaTIS offices/centres countrywide. According to RA’s manager of corporate communication, Hileni Fillemon, the public is requested to take note of the following:• The...

Minibus drivers up in arms

1 week ago - 22 July 2021 | Transport

Windhoek • [email protected] taxi operators that mainly serve the capital’s informal settlements, refused to provide further services yesterday.According to the secretary general of the Namibian Bus and Taxi Association (Nabta) Pendapala Nakathingo, he met with...

Lufthansa changes flight frequencies

2 weeks ago - 16 July 2021 | Transport

Due to Namibia being classified as virus variant area by the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), Lufthansa is changing the flight frequency and times between Frankfurt and Windhoek. Up to now there have been five flights...

Much excitement over air giant bringing emergency supplies

3 weeks ago - 08 July 2021 | Transport

Windhoek • [email protected] Antanov AN-255, with flight number ADB566F, is expected to land at the Hosea Kutako International Airport at 13:00 today with the first of three consignments of medical emergency supplies from Germany.The donation...

Nine trends to watch as aviation readies for post...

3 weeks ago - 06 July 2021 | Transport

The sudden halt imposed on the aviation industry by the Covid-19 crisis hit the sector hard. In April 2020, two-thirds of the global commercial aviation...

Travel permits only available here

1 month - 28 June 2021 | Transport

The health ministry has urged members of the public to visit authorised offices for issuing of travel permits in and out of Windhoek, Okahandja and...

Windhoek reconnects to Frankfurt

1 month - 08 June 2021 | Transport

The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) announced that Lufthansa resumed its flights between Windhoek and Frankfurt (Germany), taking over from its subsidiary Eurowings.Following the liquidation of...

Flying blind

5 months ago - 15 February 2021 | Transport

Windhoek • Francoise Steynberg Several local and international flights from EuroWings, Airlink and Westair were delayed, cancelled or had to be diverted to airports in...

‘Aviation never understood’

5 months ago - 08 February 2021 | Transport

Swakopmund • Erwin Leuschner / NampaYears of mismanagement, political interference and boards of directors who have little to no idea about aviation.These allegations and more...

Air Nam aeries undergo maintenance

8 months ago - 11 November 2020 | Transport

Air Namibia announced that their two Embraer Jet (ERJ) aircraft will undergo scheduled heavy maintenance checks from 16 November 2020. These checks are expected to...

Cheaper to ‘tjaila’

9 months ago - 22 October 2020 | Transport

Taxi fares will decrease to the normal rate effective from midnight tonight, thanks to the easing of Covid-19 travel restrictions.Speaking at the Presidential Covid-19 public...

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FlyWestair recommences commercial flights

9 months ago - 16 October 2020 | Transport

FlyWestair announced the take-off of their first scheduled passenger flight between Windhoek Hosea Kutako International Airport and Johannesburg O.R. Tambo International Airport, starting on Monday,...

Welcome back, Eurowings!

10 months ago - 21 September 2020 | Transport

Swakopmund • [email protected] is a glimmer of hope for the Namibian tourism industry after the Lufthansa subsidiary Eurowings became the first airline to fly here...

Qatar also heading back to...

10 months ago - 17 September 2020 | Transport

Come 15 October, Qatar Airways will be flying to Windhoek three times a week again.The announcement came earlier today, and follows the decision by Eurowings...

Eurowings makes a Namibian return

10 months ago - 17 September 2020 | Transport

Eurowings will resume their Frankfurt-Windhoek route this weekend, with the first flight landing at the Hosea Kutako International Airport (HKIA) on Sunday.In a media statement,...

Regional air traffic in limbo

10 months ago - 15 September 2020 | Transport

Windhoek • NMHRegional airlines that carried thousands of passengers between Windhoek, Johannesburg and Cape Town before Corona restrictions, are facing payment difficulties.Based on a proposed...

Ethiopian Airlines resumes Windhoek flights

10 months ago - 14 September 2020 | Transport

Passenger client volumes declined to 80% globally due to travel bans and restrictions that were imposed as a result of Covid-19, Namibia Airports Company (NAC)...

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