Transport

Air Namibia connects north to coast

3 weeks 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 week, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.“This development opens new travel...

NAC suspends top managers

3 weeks 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 to insiders at the beleaguered company, the strategic executive for...

Lack of fuel delays Air Namibia Walvis flights

1 month - 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 its fuel bill and this resulted in the supplier refusing...

Daylight robbery at Air Namibia foiled

1 month - 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 payment to the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) had been requested...

Ondangwa airport terminal is falling apart

1 month - 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 Quindao Construction Company completed the N$84 million project, the terminal...

Airport queues shorter

1 month - 26 September 2017 | Transport

Additional immigration officers have been deployed at Hosea Kutako International Airport as a short-term measure to ease delays caused by new software. ...

Airport mayhem lingers

2 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

3 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

3 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

3 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 to NAC

3 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

3 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...

Transport

Westair reassures Air Namibia

4 months ago - 18 July 2017 | Transport

Air Namibia will be able to continue using the four planes it leased from a French airline, which have been sold to Westair. In...

Road congress under way

4 months ago - 12 July 2017 | Transport

Namibia is hosting the second International Road Federation (IRF) Africa regional congress, with over 100 delegates attending. The three-day congress, hosted by the Roads...

Russians woo Air Namibia

5 months ago - 29 May 2017 | Transport

Following a recent courtesy call by Russian deputy prime minister Yuri Trutnev at State House, reports have surfaced that the Russian aeronautical company Sukhoi was...

Secrecy shrouds NCAA top job

6 months ago - 23 May 2017 | Transport

The former director of civil aviation, Angelina Simana, was reportedly appointed as the executive director of the newly formed Namibia Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on...

Disability Council wants meeting with...

6 months ago - 19 May 2017 | Transport

The Disability Council of Namibia will seek a meeting with Air Namibia after a wheelchair-bound passenger could not board one of the airline's flights. ...

Air Namibia apologises to wheelchair...

6 months ago - 18 May 2017 | Transport

Air Namibia has apologised for the way it treated a teenage passenger who had been refused a seat on one of their flights because she...

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