Despite the mishap at the government flyer managed Federal development Minister Müller to the planned talks in Zambia. The highlight of his trip to Africa had to be cancelled.
Actually, the visit to Namibia was supposed to be tomorrow, the highlight of the trip of the Minister of development Gerd Müller through southern Africa. To Malawi and Zambia difficult topics on the program - the work-up of the German colonial past, the common relations in the shadow of the German massacre of Herero and Nama were for Windhoek, a hundred years ago.
The Ministry of development had to meet the high-level dialogue to the theme. It was unclear, however, until the end, whether Müller would come together with Namibia's state President or his Deputy or the President of the Parliament. But the talks are now canceled until further notice. Müller does not fly to Namibia.laying of the talks is too complicated
After the failure of the government machine of the type Global 5000 in Malawi's capital, Lilongwe, is time to keep the plan. Delegation members and staff of the embassies were still trying frantically to organise the planned events and scheduled flights. But in the morning, Müller decided that the flight should be taken to Namibia from the program. Because müller's Delegation had managed to come out on Monday afternoon by scheduled flight from Lilongwe in Malawi in the Zambian capital of Lusaka. But the planned political talks on Wednesday morning in Windhoek were of the line can no longer be realised.
the German government machine, with development Minister Müller in Malawi.
The German side had asked in Windhoek, even if the conversations were on the Wednesday afternoon embarrassed, but that was in the short time apparently, as too complicated. Müller responded disappointed: "The Jammer, that you can today from Germany is no longer a program through the plan, this is incredible. This is also to cancel it is difficult for the Partner, the day before." But postponed is not canceled, the trip should be rescheduled so Müller in Lusaka. In the future, you have to believe but also to other transport possibilities.Defect in the valve - German technician
repair Last flight had to do with defects on their machines. So, Chancellor Merkel came out in December with a day of delay to the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, because your machine of the type A340 had a Defect. Miller's much smaller "Global 5000" is actually considered to be reliable at the airport of Lilongwe, there was, however, before the scheduled departure, a Defect with a valve for the air pressure in the cabin is important.
Miller's Delegation, it is said that it is planned to leave the machine in Lilongwe repair. Apparently, technicians and spare parts from Germany to be flown. Müller hope to be able to on Thursday flying back to Germany - that would be the originally planned return date. Until then, he will remain held in Namibia in Zambia.Atlas |Zambia |Lusaka