Air Namibia makes changes to schedule


Between 29 March and 24 October, Air Namibia will reintroduce direct flights between Walvis Bay and the South African cities of Cape Town and Johannesburg, operated by an ERJ135.

The airline will also introduce a third flight between Windhoek and Johannesburg on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, using an A319. These flights will operate in the afternoon.

There will also be a midday flight to Ondangwa from Windhoek on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, operated by an ERJ135.

Flights to the northern towns of Rundu and Katima Mulilo will leave Windhoek’s Hosea Kutako International Airport at 14h15.

Flights to Luderitz and Oranjemund will alternate; on Mondays and Fridays the airline will fly Windhoek-Luderitz-Oranjemund, and will change to Windhoek-Oranjemund-Luderitz on Wednesdays and Sundays.

Flight SW285 from Windhoek to Frankfurt (Germany) will arrive one hour later at 07h55, due to daylight savings time which comes into effect on 29 March.

Flight SW723 to Johannesburg will depart from Windhoek five minutes later, at 08h15, on Mondays, while flight SW373 to Lusaka (Zambia) will leave Windhoek at 09h30 instead of 09h15. This will affect the onward flight SW413 to Harare (Zimbabwe) by 15 minutes.

Departure time for flight SW727 from Windhoek to Johannesburg on Saturdays will move up by five minutes, to 12h50, and SW165 to Walvis Bay, also from Windhoek, moves up by over an hour, to 10h00, on Saturdays as well.