More articles in this category
Top Stories

Latest indications from the Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) dating back from the 2017 financial year are that the number of Namibians who are bank...

Chairperson for the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) Rodgers Kauta has officially resigned from his duties, permanent secretary in the ministry of w...

The defence council presiding over a case of rape and trafficking had a field day yesterday in the Windhoek High Court when the doctor who did the...

Namibian charcoal exports are expected to increase to 200 000 tons by 2020 from 160 000 tons that are exported annually. There are currently ar...

The battle of who should rise to the vacant throne of the Shambyu Traditional Authority played out in the Windhoek High Court before Judge Angula ...

In a daring movie-style criminal act by suspected youths over the weekend, a Katutura-based ambulance was stolen and taken for a joy-ride before b...

Other Articles from The Villager

CESSNA 210 aircraft lands on its belly at Eros Airport

22/05/2018
by Staff Writer
News

A Cessna 210 aircraft flown by a trainee pilot landed on its belly at the Eros Airport this morning, with no fatalities, the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) reported.

The aircraft belongs to the student who is also studying through the Windhoek Flight Training Centre.

The Directorate of Aircraft Accident Investigation (DAAI) under the Ministry of Works and Transport immediately secured and cleared the scene and their investigations continue. 

The aircraft has been removed from the runway and no significant damage to the runway or airport facilities were observed and operations at the airport are back to normal, NAC said.