AIR NAMIBIA ANNOUNCES INCREASE ON ITS FLIGHT FREQUENCIES FOR ONDANGWA AND JOHANNESBURG ROUTES
Windhoek, Sunday 16th February 2014: Air Namibia announces additional flight frequencies on its domestic route (Windhoek-Eros and Ondangwa) and regional route between (Windhoek-HKIA and Johannesburg-SA) respectively, due to increase market demand.
Domestic route (Windhoek-Eros and Ondangwa): Effective from 01 April 2014. The airline will add new additional flights on Tuesdays and Thursdays. This means that Air Namibia will have 3 flights per day on these specific days of each week, whilst continuing operating two flights per day on the other days of the week.
New Departure Times for Tuesdays and Thursdays are as follow, effective 01 April 2014
Depart Windhoek (Eros) at 11:00
Depart Ondangwa at 13:30
The route sector between Windhoek and Ondangwa has proved to be the fastest growing route on our entire route network. During the past years, especially the beginning of 2011, Air Namibia offered 532 seats per week for the Eros-Ondangwa route. The number of seats offered on the route was increased to 1,036 per week from February 2011, representing a tremendous increase of 94%. With this latest capacity increase, the total seats offered will increase to 1,184 seats, representing a 14% increase.
Regional route (Windhoek and Johannesburg): Effective 31st March. Additional frequencies will be operated on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, bringing the total number of flights to be operated on these days to 3 per week. The new rotation will offer our clients an option for late departure out of Johannesburg-South Africa, and this slot will be ideal for business travellers.
New Departure Times for Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays:
Depart Windhoek at 14:55 Arrive in Johannesburg at 16:40, 2
Depart Johannesburg at 18:20 Arrive in Windhoek at 20:20.
This decision to increase our flight frequencies on these routes, testifies Air Namibia’s comitment to continue providing the best and convenient air transport to our flying publics, while offering them flexibility and more options.