Transport

TransNamib must grow own business, says new boss

5 days ago - 20 February 2018 | Transport

MW: In the middle of last year, Minister Leon Jooste described TransNamib as “very complicated, in a traumatic period”. It is pivotal to the economy yet is considered as one of the most problematic and...

Air Nam’s Accra/Lagos project to take off later

1 week ago - 16 February 2018 | Transport

Staff Reporter - Air Namibia has postponed its Windhoek-Lagos- Accra flights operation to 29 June 2018.The operation was initially set to commence on 25 March 2018.“The postponement is due to external factors: the non-availability of...

RFA targets billions from road users

1 week ago - 15 February 2018 | Transport

The Road Fund Administration (RFA) hopes to collect more than N$2.5 billion in revenue from the Namibian Road User Charging System (RUCS) during the 2017/18 financial year which ends in March.For the RFA to comply...

Taxi strike looms

1 week ago - 13 February 2018 | Transport

The Namibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) has warned of an indefinite strike within eight days if its demands, which include halting the suspension of the taxi licences of their members, are not met. ...

Cuca shops halt dual carriageway

2 weeks ago - 09 February 2018 | Transport

A lack of sufficient space to expand the Omuthiya-Oshivelo B1 road into a dual carriageway, along with a firm rejection by members of the elite business community of Oshikoto and Omuthiya towns to construct a...

E-filing of flight plans a reality

1 month - 11 January 2018 | Transport

Namibia this week became the first African country to join the Central African Aviation Database. The Namibian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says Namibia has taken...

Pay up or stay home

1 month - 10 January 2018 | Transport

Long-distance bus drivers once again succeeded in hiking their prices over the festive season in a bid to maximise profits from travellers keen to reach...

Air Namibia connects north to coast

3 months ago - 02 November 2017 | Transport

Air Namibia has introduced flights between Walvis Bay and Ondangwa, effective from 19 November.Air Namibia will fly from Ondangwa to Walvis Bay three times a...

NAC suspends top managers

3 months ago - 27 October 2017 | Transport

The Namibia Airports Company has suspended its top brass in the finance, commercial services and human resources departments over alleged irregularities, Namibian Sun has learned.According...

Lack of fuel delays Air Namibia Walvis flights

4 months ago - 09 October 2017 | Transport

Two Air Namibia flights from Walvis Bay were delayed this afternoon due to outstanding fuel payments. Rumours surfaced that Air Namibia had not settled...

Daylight robbery at Air Namibia foiled

4 months ago - 06 October 2017 | Transport

An attempted theft of N$1.1 million was averted at Air Namibia when Standard Bank alerted the airline that an illegal diversion of money meant as...

Ondangwa airport terminal is falling apart

4 months ago - 27 September 2017 | Transport

Finance minister Calle Schlettwein has expressed concern over the state of the revamped terminal at Ondangwa Airport. Just two years after the Chinese constructor...

Transport

Airport mayhem lingers

5 months ago - 21 September 2017 | Transport

The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration says it has introduced a short-term solution to the chaotic delays experienced at Hosea Kutako International Airport because...

Air Nam open to change

6 months ago - 22 August 2017 | Transport

Air Namibia is not opposed to a change to its operations should it be required, according to its spokesperson, Paul Nakawa.This follows a recent remark...

Landing system still not operational

6 months ago - 18 August 2017 | Transport

The instrument landing system (ILS) at the Hosea Kutako International Airport has now been out of service for more than eight months, posing a danger...

RCC liquidation test of governance

6 months ago - 08 August 2017 | Transport

Intent to liquidate the Roads Contractor Company is being seen as interference in the operations of the public entity by some ministers. This is...

Air Nam 'not confirming' debt...

6 months ago - 04 August 2017 | Transport

Air Namibia says it cannot “confirm or deny” owing the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) N$200 million for the use of the eight airports the latter...

Policing the corridors

6 months ago - 31 July 2017 | Transport

The deputy works minister James Sankwasa says the optimal utilisation of railway transport could reduce the high rate of road accidents in Namibia.Sankwasa said most...

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