Name of MD: Adv. E P Samson Board chairperson: Gerson U Tjihenuna Date of inception/establishment: The company was registered in 1997 when it was formally incorporated as Air Namibia (Pty) Ltd on 3 April 1997. Line Ministry: Hybrid model under Ministry of Works and Ministry of Public Enterprises. Company’s mandate: Economic sector of operation: Transportation – particularly aviation /air transport Branches nationwide: National: Windhoek, Walvis Bay, Swakopmund, Oranjemund, Luderitz, Ondangwa, Rundu and Katima Regional: Botswana, Zambia, RSA, Zimbabwe, Angola International: Frankfurt (Germany) Total number of employees: 692 Notable successes: - Rated 2nd Best Regional Carrier in Africa by Skytrax - Best Regional airline in Africa 2016 - Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair 2016 (Best Exhibitor: Transport Services) - Okakarara Trade Fair Society 2016 (Certificate of Achievement 1st Place for sponsoring the 10th Anniversary) - ACSA (Airports Company of South Africa) Feather Awards for the tenth consecutive years. - Best Regional Airline in Zimbabwe by Megafest Regional Award Future plans: To expand international operations; to make domestic travel more affordable; to contribute to the expansion of the Tourism industry; to continue contributing towards the GDP of the country and to be regarded as the best airline in Africa!
New Era Reporter
2017-02-23 10:08:34 2 years ago