Transport

Removed equipment threatens airlines

22 hours ago | Transport

Airlines operating in Namibia and those flying over Namibian airspace are up in arms after the Namibia Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew all instrument approaches from the Hosea Kutako International Airport (HKIA) and the Walvis...

Giant load turns heads

1 day - 18 July 2019 | Transport

At an average speed of 25 kilometres per hour, a super-abnormal freight operation transporting a 175-tonne transformer from Johannesburg to a NamPower substation just outside of Otjiwarongo will be completed after an estimated six-week journey.Over...

Air Nam's Frankfurt route not cancelled

1 week ago - 08 July 2019 | Transport

Namibia's national airline has dismissed reports that it's intercontinental flight to and from Frankfurt has been terminated.In a statement issued on Friday Air Namibia stated “there has been no decision to suspend or terminate Air...

Several airports unlicensed

1 week ago - 08 July 2019 | Transport

Several airports around the country under the management of the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) are operating without licences due to not meeting certain international requirements for the granting of the required operating licences.This was said...

Air Nam Frankfurt schedule altered

2 weeks ago - 01 July 2019 | Transport

Air Namibia has announced a temporary schedule change to its Windhoek-Frankfurt route after one of their aircraft was damaged on Friday.The airline issued an apology to its affected clients.Today, the temporary schedule showed departure for...

Oompangela dhokuhupitha ehangano lyoAir Namibia

1 month - 14 June 2019 | Transport

Okomitiye yoKabinete yOmahangano gEpangelo otayi ulike ongundu yaatseyinawa, ndjoka tayi ka ulikwa kwiikwatelelwa komagwedhelepo opo ku tulwepo oompangela oompe dhopangeshefa dhoka tadhi ka hupitha ehangano...

Air Namibia rescue plan

1 month - 13 June 2019 | Transport

The Cabinet Committee on Public Enterprises is to appoint a consultancy with a “very specific terms of reference” to come up with a business model...

Westair shakes up aviation sector

1 month - 12 June 2019 | Transport

An announcement by privately owned Westair Aviation that it will start offering passenger flights from Windhoek to Oranjemund and Ondangwa could put further pressure on...

Air Namibia business model in spotlight

1 month - 11 June 2019 | Transport

The embattled Air Namibia has appointed consultants to come up with a more suitable business model that would allow it to break even in the...

Minister denies Westair connection

1 month - 11 June 2019 | Transport

Public enterprises minister Leon Jooste today said he has no interest in Westair Aviation as alleged in the local media. He also said denied that...

Westair launches passenger flights

1 month - 10 June 2019 | Transport

Westair Aviation has announced the launch of domestic and regional passenger flights, with the maiden flight scheduled for 24 June between Windhoek and Oranjemund, departing...

Air Nam planes seized

1 month - 10 June 2019 | Transport

Only one of Air Namibia's four Airbus A319 aircraft is operational at the moment, with the remaining three having been seized in South Africa and...

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Air Nam denies operational hiccups

1 month - 31 May 2019 | Transport

Air Namibia says current operational challenges are all due to the economic slowdown experienced by all government institutions, but insists that it is business as...

Air Namibia abandons Lagos-Accra route

1 month - 24 May 2019 | Transport

In a statement issued this morning, Air Namibia announced that it, with immediate effect, has suspended its Windhoek-Lagos-Accra route. The route, which was launched at...

SA's Transnet hijacks Trans-Kalahari rail

2 months ago - 10 May 2019 | Transport

Transnet, South Africa's state rail corporation, has reconvened talks with its counterpart, Botswana Rail, to build a railway line to link the two countries.The move...

Namport impresses Masisi

2 months ago - 25 April 2019 | Transport

Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has commended Namibia on its efforts to provide landlocked countries with dry ports.He was speaking during a visit to the Namibia...

Air Namibia board promises major...

3 months ago - 12 April 2019 | Transport

The newly appointed Air Namibia board says it realises that “robust” short-and long-term changes are needed to turn around the troubled airline. After recent...

Two NAC execs off the...

4 months ago - 15 March 2019 | Transport

Two executive managers at the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) appear to have been vindicated following the conclusion of disciplinary processes into alleged corruptive practices at...

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