The Hosea Kutako International Airport in Namibia has embarked on a restart plan to ensure the airport readiness upon the resumption of international flights, Namibia Airports Company (NAC) has announced.
This move is in line with the gradual opening of borders under the provisions of the State of the Emergency Regulations on COVID-19.
In a statement, NAC Chief Executive Officer Bisey Uirab explains how Namibia’s flagship airport was getting ready for the resumption of international flights.
“We are working tirelessly with all stakeholders to ensure that our airport is ready as per the Stage 4 Regulations,” said Uirab.
“We must play our part to revive the economy and are setting in motion all that is required to facilitate the resumption of commercial flight operations at HKIA as part of the targeted international tourism revival initiative.”
Namibia moved to Stage 4 on June 30, 2020 and this will run till September 17 2020, and the airport will highly support the Government’s Targeted International Tourism Revival Initiative effective 15 July to 15 August 2020.