Namibia’s flag carrier, Air Namibia, just announced the temporarily suspension of flights between Eros Airport (ERS) in Windhoek and Walvis Bay International Airport (WVB) in Walvis Bay. The suspension will be effective from today, 29 May 2020, until 08 June 2020. This is in compliance with the regulations enforced by the Government of Namibia.
Walvis Bay has been temporarily moved back to stage one of Namibia’s four-stage strategy to exit the coronavirus lockdown until 07 June 2020, while the rest of the country moved forward to stage three. The two latest cases diagnosed with COVID-19 in Namibia were registered in Walvis Bay (as of 28 May 2020). One of the cases is still in a critical condition in a hospital in Walvis Bay.
Air Namibia resumed domestic operations in Namibia on 06 May 2020 in line with stage two of the country’s four-stage strategy to exit its coronavirus lockdown.