About us

FlyNamibia is a proudly Namibian home-grown company. It is Namibia’s first privately-owned scheduled passenger airline.

It’s parent company, Westair Aviation, has been operating and setting the standards in aviation in Namibia since 1967 and is by far the country’s largest aviation company.

Westair Aviation was granted Designated Carrier status by the Namibian Transport Commission in 2019. FlyWestair, FlyNamibia’s predecessor brand, started operations in June 2019.

FlyNamibia currently operates domestic flights from Eros Airport in Windhoek to Ondangwa, Oranjemund, Rundu and Katima Mulilo, as well as a regional route between Hosea Kutako International Airport, Windhoek and Cape Town International.

We rise by lifting others.

Our values

Growth at home, building a nation, opportunities for all. Namibia is a land of possibility and strong and willing people. We’d like to play a role in making this land even greater.


Our ultimate goals are to provide our customers with safe, comfortable, and efficient air travel experiences. We strive to exceed industry standards for on-time performance, customer service, and sustainability. We aim to foster a positive and inclusive work culture for our employees and contribute to the economic growth of the communities we serve.


Service delivery is a top priority for our airline, and we strive to provide our customers with an exceptional travel experience. From booking and check-in to boarding and in-flight service, we aim to deliver high-quality, efficient, and personalised service at every step. Our goal is to exceed our customers’ expectations and earn their loyalty.


Our clients are the lifeblood of our business. We value each and every one of our customers and recognise the importance of providing exceptional service to ensure their satisfaction. Our commitment to meeting and exceeding our clients’ needs and expectations is the foundation of our success and growth as an airline.


As a Namibian airline, our goals extend beyond air travel. We recognize our role in promoting economic and skills development in Namibia. We aim to create employment opportunities and support local businesses. We also prioritize training and development for our employees, investing in their skills to support their career growth and contribute to the country’s economic development.

Our team

Our team is comprised of experienced and dedicated professionals who are passionate about aviation and providing exceptional service.

Henri van Schalkwyk


Andrè Compion

Managing Director - FlyNamibia

Nerine Uys

GM - Commercial

Maija-Liisa Shimwino

Corporate Affairs Manager

Elmarco Hoff

Finance Director

Hilma Immanuel

Systems, Fares and Operations Coordinator

Nelito Immanuel

Customer Service Agent - HKIA

Bernadette Coetzee

Customer Service Agent - Eros

Laimi Sheehama

Lead Check-in Agent - Eros

Hester Bergh


Anna-Liisa Ashimbamba

Check-in Agent - Eros

Farai Mupfumi

Management Accountant

Gaby September

Payment’s Administrator

Helena Paulus

Key Accounts Administrator

Adrian Muller

Sales & Marketing Manager

Madeleine Poulton

Reservations Manager

Carola Botha

Accounts Payable

Janneman Vlok

Revenue Analyst

Jacintha Lima

Management Accountant

Wilhelm Lategan

Management Accountant

Wolfgang Grellmann

Chairman - Westair Group

Gustav Holz

MD - Westair Group

Christo Roets

COO - Westair Group

Mike Mayers

Technical Director - Westair Group

Wynand Botes

CFO - Westair Group

Everhardus Loubser

Management Accountant

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Project Manager

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Cabin Crew

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We are located at Eros Airport in Windhoek and...

Hosea Kutako International Airport

Rundu Airport

Andimba Toivo ya Toive Airport Ondangwa

Mpacha Airport Katima Mulilo

Oranjemund Airport

Lüderitz Airport