On Monday 24 June 2019‚ a new era in Namibian aviation will take flight with Westair Aviation’s first scheduled passenger flight after the company was granted Designated Carrier status by the Namibian Transport Commission. This accreditation makes WestairAviation an official scheduled passenger airline‚ with flights to various destinations within the country and the sub region‚ under the brand name FlyWestair.
The first route to roll out will be three scheduled flights per week from Eros Airport in Windhoek to Oranjemund starting 24 June 2019. As for additional routes‚ Westair is eligible to fly to various destinations in Namibia and the region and new destinations to be introduced include Cape Town (serviced from Oranjemund and Windhoek)‚ Walvisbay‚ Ondangwa and Johannesburg. Local flights on these routes are planned to start from July 2019‚ with regional flights introduced from August 2019 subject to on service agreements being reached with authorities and service providers.