Transport

'Technical glitches' force plane to turn back

10 hours ago | Transport

An Air Namibia Embraer ERJ 135 en route to Ondangwa from Windhoek had to turn around on Sunday evening and land at Eros Airport, from where it had taken off. The passengers had to...

Air Namibia ordered to appoint MD

5 days ago - 11 January 2019 | Transport

Transport minister John Mutorwa has instructed the newly appointed Air Namibia board to finalise the recruitment and appointment of a substantive managing director.This follows years of current acting MD Mandi Samson having her contract renewed...

Botswana eyes terminal at Gobabis

1 week ago - 03 January 2019 | Transport

TransNamib and Botswana Railways have signed an agreement on the development of a container terminal at Gobabis. This will be Botswana's second terminal in Namibia following the establishment of a dry port in Walvis...

Passengers blast Air Namibia

3 weeks ago - 21 December 2018 | Transport

ELLANIE SMIT Angry Air Namibia passengers have taken to social media to expose flight delays of more than nine hours and shabby treatment by cabin crew.Following Monday’s embarrassing incident in which four Air Namibia’s crew...

'Drunk' crew delays flights by 6 hours

3 weeks ago - 20 December 2018 | Transport

Flight delays of several hours were experienced by Air Namibia on Monday because of flight crew who had looked a bit too deep into the bottle. Air Namibia spokesman Paul Nakawa confirmed the incident...

New crisis for tourism

1 month - 30 November 2018 | Transport

Although Namibia has passed a ten-day International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) security audit, a new tourism and aviation crisis looms over new regulations that will...

Aviation security audit under way

1 month - 20 November 2018 | Transport

A four-member team from the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) was yesterday urged to not shy away from identifying gaps in Namibia's aviation security.Works and...

ICAO security audit in full swing

1 month - 19 November 2018 | Transport

ELLANIE SMIT The government and relevant stakeholders in the aviation industry will today be briefed on the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) security audit that...

New demand for fares hikes

2 months ago - 14 November 2018 | Transport

A little more than two months after taxi prices were hiked by 20% the Namibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) has asked for a further...

N$245 million rescue plan

2 months ago - 08 November 2018 | Transport

The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) has unveiled a N$245 million rescue plan for Hosea Kutako International Airport, with the revamp expected to be finalised by...

New CEO for NAC by year end

2 months ago - 08 November 2018 | Transport

The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) will finalise the appointment of a CEO before the end of this year. Former presidential spokesperson Albertus Aochamub was asked...

Airports below par

2 months ago - 07 November 2018 | Transport

An oversight visit by the parliamentary standing committee on foreign affairs, defence and security has found serious security, infrastructure and surveillance equipment shortcomings at the...

Transport

Air Namibia resumes flights to...

2 months ago - 30 October 2018 | Transport

Air Namibia has resumed its flights to Zimbabwe that were cancelled because of a lawsuit in which a Zimbabwean family is suing the airline for...

Airport downgrade a major threat

2 months ago - 19 October 2018 | Transport

Analysts believe that if Hosea Kutako International Airport (HKIA) is downgraded by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), it would lead to massive job losses,...

Mutorwa reinstates Gawanas-Vugs

3 months ago - 17 October 2018 | Transport

Transport minister John Mutorwa has reversed his decision to fire Beverly Gawanas-Vugs from the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) board.Mutorwa fired the entire NAC board last...

Leake Hangala new NAC board...

3 months ago - 11 October 2018 | Transport

Transport minister John Mutorwa has announced changes to the board of directors of the Namibia Airports Company (NAC). In a statement this afternoon, Mutorwa named...

Aviation safety in shambles

3 months ago - 11 October 2018 | Transport

International Civil Aviation Organisation ICAO officials have made it clear that as things stand, the Namibian aviation industry in general, and not just Hosea Kutako...

Omalweendo gomatukodhila okuya koZimbambwe ga...

3 months ago - 11 October 2018 | Transport

Ehangano lyomatukodhila moNamibia, lyoAir Namibia olya kaleke omalweendo galyo okuya koHarare shaZimbambwe, omanga oshipotha shoofamili yomoZimbambwe ndjoka tayi futitha ehangano ndyoka oshimaliwa sha thika poomiliyona...

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