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Meet our 2022 Exhibitors & Partners

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43 Air School is a dedicated flying training organisation, catering to the private, general commercial, airline, and military sectors. We have extensive experience in training self and corporate-sponsored pilots from different cultural backgrounds and from various countries around the world.

We deliver this by setting the highest standards, unmatched facilities, and a serious passion for aviation. We have professionally trained well over 6000 graduates for the general, airline, and military aviation sectors over the past 30 years but it’s our ability to exceed the expectations of our customers that differentiates us.

Our locations in RSA have contingent dedicated flying training areas, low air traffic density, and ready access to instrument training facilities focusing students on what they have enrolled for.



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Absolute Aviation is a true turnkey general aviation business, offering customers unparalleled levels of support and expertise in the form of a bespoke aviation service, and is the authorised Sales, Service and Parts Representative for Cessna and Beechcraft in Southern and Central Africa. Absolute was also recently announced to be the authorised distributor for Leonardo Helicopters (Augusta Westland) in South Africa.

In addition, the group represents a number of aircraft parts, engines and performance enhancement manufacturers in Africa, and offer a host of aviation services relating to aircraft and flight operations management through their Fixed Base Operations and Flight Services business. These businesses and services include:

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Supporting the General Aviation Industry since 2005, our services cover a broad spectrum within the Aviation Industry from; Repairs, installations, Aircraft Instrumentation overhaul, Avionics, Electrical, Autopilots and other accessories. Our Valued Client base include Private Aircraft Owners, Charter Services, General, Commercial and Corporate Aviation, Medical Services, Helicopter Operations, as well as Government and Military Clients.

The Aeronautical Aviation Team look forward to assisting you. Your success and safety is our number one priority.

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African Pilot is a niche market specialist digital aviation magazine that has been publishing uninterrupted for the past 22 years. The monthly magazine can be uploaded via a QR code FREE of charge on any smart phone or other digital device within a few minutes and this is a first for any aviation magazine in the world. Readers can expect glossy layouts with a modern ‘coffee table’ look featuring South African, African and World Aviation reporting, interesting facts about aviation, historical features and General Commercial Aviation news. African Pilot is the only African aviation magazine that strives and is most successful at covering most southern African aviation events. In April this year 2022, African Pilot was awarded fourth position of all English language aviation publications in the entire world. The others in the top ten are from the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia.


Ag Aviation Africa is the Air Tractor dealership for Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East. The demand for Air Tractors has increased dramatically but there aren’t enough pilots to fly them. Ag Aviation Flight Academy is focused on providing exceptional Agricultural Flight Training and Air Tractor Engineer’s courses. With our brand-new Geo Sim Flight FNPT II simulator, based at our state-of-the-art facilities in the Cape Winelands, we are providing top-quality initial and recurrent training to enhance flight safety for all Ag-Pilots and operators. All our courses are endorsed by Air Tractor Inc. Ag Aviation Flight Academy is improving the quality and safety of agricultural training with our world-class facilities and a forward thinking approach.

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Airbus Southern Africa is a one roof organisation that supports helicopters, commercial planes, defence and space, based at Grand Central Airport and has maintained a presence in South Africa since 1994. Airbus provides efficient civil and military solutions to Sub Sahara Africa customers who protect, save lives and safely transport passengers in highly demanding environments.


Aircraft Finance Corporation (AFC) is the only South African privately owned company offering specialised services for an array of aircraft financing needs. With extensive experience in the aviation and banking industries, AFC offers tailored financing solutions for individuals and businesses, adding value to every aircraft acquisition.

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AirMed&Rescue is dedicated to the international airborne special missions community.

We report on trends in the air medical and search and rescue sectors (military and civilian) around the world – if your business is saving lives, then we’re your main resource for news, views, education, and debate. Daily news is posted online, and our print issue (of which there are 10 a year) is packed full of insights, analysis, and expert opinion pieces from industry professionals engaging in SAR, HEMS, police aviation, and aerial firefighting.

The AirMed&Rescue team runs EMS Flight Crew, an online community of over 72,000 people globally, all of whom are passionate about air medical operations and the crews that work so hard to save the lives of their patients.


Avcon Jet Africa was established at Grand Central Airport in 2013, focusing on our extreme professionalism and corporate culture. We at Avcon Jet Africa are proud to be part of the Avcon Jet Group, which allows us to serve the national markets and the international market, bringing in even more diverse and higher levels of experience.

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Pilot Store that specializes in supplying the best quality aviation gear, supplies, apparel, souvenirs and gifts 

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For over 20 years AviationDirect are in the forefront of providing airfield and aeronautical information for Southern Africa within their various products. By receiving first-hand information from active pilots and operators in the field, they have the most comprehensive database of airfields in this part of the world. Their range of products for pilots flying in southern Africa are designed to make the pilot’s task easier, safer and more comfortable.  Added to that, their excellent customer support is well-known in this industry. 

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 Navigating the constantly changing, complex legislative environment just got a whole lot simpler.

The Aviation4SA App is easy to use and is automatically and seamlessly updated with the most recent legislation.

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Aviatize makes smart and intuitive software for general aviation. At AERO South Africa we will do a  demonstration of Aviatize Club and Aviatize Pilot to help pilots, aeroclubs and flightschools focus on flying while the application takes care of administration and control.

Our software brings planning, maintenance, documentation, student follow-up, safety, compliance, cost control all in one place. Furthermore we have a special Aviatize Companion app that brings control of your operation or aircraft in the palm of your hand.


We’re more than aviation experts, we’re pioneers. We challenge what’s possible. From breaking the sound barrier to developing the tiltrotor, we’ve reimagined the experience of flight for more than 85 years. Today, we’re redefining what flight is capable of.

We were the first to break the sound barrier and to certify a commercial helicopter. We were a part of NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we’re defining the future of on-demand mobility.

Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas – as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Textron Inc., – we have strategic locations around the globe. Our talented employees come from over 90 countries to serve customers from 120. All to deliver exceptional aircraft experiences. Efficiently. Reliably. And, above all, safely.

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Situated at Wonderboom Airport, Blue Chip Flight School has been providing flight training from a Private Pilot Licence to Airline Transport Pilot Licence for more than 26 years.  We have dedicated ourselves to providing the best quality training, never compromising on safety.  We seek to optimise value through efficient operation and by instilling a culture of professionalism and on-time performance throughout our organisation.  We never forget that we deal with people. Caring for the individual is paramount. Our students must feel that they ‘belong’. No individual is simply ‘processed’. When you join Blue Chip Flight School, you are joining a family, and not just another training institution. 

Our Pilots become Captains!


Bose Corporation was founded in 1964 by Dr. Amar G. Bose, a professor of electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In 1978, Dr. Bose began research on what would become the world’s first active noise cancelling headset. Bose innovations have spanned decades and industries, creating, and transforming categories in audio and beyond.


The Commercial Aerospace Manufacturing Association of South Africa (CAMASA) is a non-profit organisation formed in 2016 to integrate the collective offering of the South African aviation sector. 

It aims to establish a growth-bilateral between the public and private sectors with the intent to significantly boost the exports of the commercial aviation industry. 

CAMASA is focused on aero structures, aircraft systems and interiors, as well as assemblies and advanced manufacturing sectors. With 100 active companies exporting approximately R3.0 billion annually with 40% local added value and employing in excess of 3 000 highly skilled people.  Aerospace design and manufacture is the leading technology sector in South Africa. 

Some of the specific outcomes defined for CAMASA is the doubling of the sector’s manufactured exports over five years, growing the employment in high skilled jobs by 60%, transformation of the sector through ownership as well as skills and supplier development with particular emphasis on black industrialisation and the promotion of direct partnerships with international clusters, OEMs and technology centres.


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We are proud to have built Century Avionics for more than 40 years on Lanseria International Airport from a company that achieved success through one of the first Garmin GPS-100 installations to much-admired glass cockpit upgrades like the G1000 NXi integrated Flight decks.

We offer a wide range of avionic solutions for most general aviation platforms including fixed-wing and rotor-wing upgrades. We excel in Avionics Sales/Marketing, Installations, Repairs/Maintenance, Support, and Certification to the highest standards.

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The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality is classified as a Category A municipality by the Municipal Demarcation Board in terms of Section 4 of the Local Government: Municipal Structures Act, 1998 (Act 117 of 1998). The Municipality was established on 5 December 2000 through the integration of various municipalities and councils that had previously served the greater Pretoria area and surrounding areas.

The City of Tshwane boundary was further amended on 28 May 2008 through a proclamation in the Government Gazette that incorporated the former Metsweding District Municipality, including Dinokeng tsa Taemane (Cullinan) and Kungwini (Bronkhorstspruit), into the City of Tshwane. The incorporation, which took place in May 2011 after the local government elections, enlarged Tshwane to 6 345 km². Currently, Tshwane stretches almost 121 km from east to west and 108 km from north to south, making it the third-largest city in the world after New York and Tokyo/Yokohama. It also makes up more than 30% of Gauteng, which is 19 055 km² in extent.

The Incorporation of Metsweding District Municipality into the City of Tshwane is in line with the Gauteng Global City Region Strategy which sought to reduce the number of municipalities in Gauteng.

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Cirrus Aircraft has been at the forefront of general aviation since 2002, being recognised as the bestselling single piston aircraft in the world for the last 20 years. As the leader in private aviation, Cirrus Aircraft leads the way with the most modern sophisticated use of technology in the market.


Concorde® manufactures to strict quality requirements and is fully qualified under FAA Parts Manufacturing Approval (PMA) and Technical Standard Order (TSO) authorization with a full line of aircraft batteries for civil aviation with original equipment batteries supplied to worldwide airframe manufacturers. The replacement market is supplied through distributors located worldwide.


The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, commonly known as the CSIR, is a world-class African research and development organisation established through an Act of Parliament in 1945. The CSIR undertakes directed, multidisciplinary research and technological innovation that contributes to the improved quality of life of South Africans.

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DJA Aviation is a specialist aviation insurance brokerage that creates aviation insurance programmes for its clients that are perfectly balanced in the critical areas of cost, coverage, service and security. In addition, DJA Aviation’s long-standing and close relationships with the insurers who underwrite its products – locally, regionally and internationally – ensure that a DJA Aviation client is in the best possible hands when losses occur. DJA Aviation is an Authorised Financial Service Provider (FSP No 15808).


Eisenschmidt is a pilot shop and partner for general aviation. As an expert in training and further education of pilots, we focus on modern training materials and suitable products for flight preparation and execution.


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ExamRevolution is an online pilot theory mentoring course that aims at helping student pilots pass their SACAA PPL, CPL and IROPS exams in record time, saving money and frustration. With over 450 students on the course and the highest first time pass rate in the country, you can rest assured that you can do it too!

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ExecuJet Africa, part of Luxaviation Group is based in South Africa at Lanseria International Airport near Johannesburg and at Cape Town International Airport, Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria, as well as Seychelles. ExecuJet offers a comprehensive range of business aviation services encompassing corporate aircraft charter, aircraft sales, aircraft management, fixed base operations, and full concierge services.

Pieter H. Grobbelaar, has been creating custom made aircraft models for the aviation industry and private clients for almost 20 years. Models are sculptured from wire, and presented in wall frames. There are five frame sizes available, closely resembling standard sizes A4, A3, A2, A1 and A0. Frames of a unique size can also be manufactured, if required. The models can also be purchased loose, if so required. Models are made from Copper wire, and available in three finishes, namely natural Copper, Nickel or 24Ct gold plate. Models are also made from solid sterling silver wire, solid 18Ct gold wire, or solid platinum wire. Almost any aircraft or product can be presented in this unique style, and customized to suit your companies need for exclusive corporate gifts or decorative artwork. Models can be shipped to anywhere in the world, and are packaged accordingly if needed. Clients include Boeing, Bombardier, ExecuJet, Eurocopter, NAC, Pilatus Centre and many more.

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FlyFofa is an aviation company that provides private charter services, aeromedical (through Subsidiary Company Vital Med Emergency Medical Service – Air & Road), fixed-wing pilot training, drone training as well as cabin crew training. The company has the expertise and necessary air operating certificates (AOC), approved training organization (ATO), and both international and domestic licenses to operate, issued by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA), and the Department of Transport (DoT).

These 100% African Owned companies were established to offer the best and most reliable services as well as committed to ensuring that all rules and regulations governing all aspects of Aviation and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) both locally and internationally are effectively undertaken within all company efforts.

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With the most comprehensive lineup of avionics upgrades in the industry, Garmin offers solutions for most budgets and missions. Our avionics solutions help provide industry-leading capabilities, increase situational awareness and enhance decision-making like never before. So, whether you’re an entrepreneur flying your own aircraft on business calls across a broad region — or a recreational pilot who uses the plane to turn weekends into family adventures — going with Garmin is the surest way to bring added confidence and efficiency to every flight you make. No matter which Garmin avionics solution you select, we’re committed to giving you world-class performance.

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Get-Wings International was born to assist student pilots from South Africa, Europe and the UK to complete their flight training faster and for less. We can take you from zero to EASA and SACAA frozen ATPL in less than 15 months for less than any other flight school! What are you waiting for?


HENSOLDT is an international champion in the aerospace industry with a leading position in South Africa and a global reach. We develop innovative and customer-specific sensor solutions in the fields of radar, electronic warfare, avionics and optronics for defence and security applications. As technology leader, we are continuously expanding our portfolio to combat a wider range of threats to armed forces and civil society.


Mega Aero Training Academy (MATA) founded in 2010 is an aviation training academy based at Rand Airport, Germiston with Satellite training facilities at Safomar Aviation Operations, Germiston, Johannesburg. MATA trains in all areas of the aerospace environment and is a leader in aviation education. Combining an innovative education and training model with a curriculum based on industry trends and opportunities.

MATA offers aviation industry training in the following fields: aviation apprentice technical training, flight crew, cabin crew, advanced technical training, regulatory training, a ground school for pilots, technical type ratings (rotor and fixed-wing), dangerous goods for aviation, airport worker training and is a Trade Test Certified preparation and examination center and newly added EASA Examinations for B1 and B2 licensing. MATA holds both local accreditations with the South African authorities and several African countries.


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Mayday-SA is an NPO that has been in existence since 2011 and was born from the double Albatross aircraft accident near Tzaneen where the aviation industry realised the need for peer support in adverse events. Peer support is a well-recognized international approach to supporting aviation professionals (pilots, cabin crew, maintenance engineers, and air traffic controllers) that have experienced a traumatic event such as an aircraft accident or incident, and also any personal trauma that may influence their performance.  The secret to the success of such support is that peers understand the personal and safety implications of such adverse events and can best relate to and support their colleagues. 


Merchant West is the largest privately owned provider of asset finance, fleet finance and working capital funding to corporates, SME'S and High Net Worth Individuals in South Africa.


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National Airways Corporation (NAC) is the largest general aviation company in Africa and one of the largest of its kind in the world.

NAC offers a full range of aviation products and services to the aircraft and helicopter markets, including new and pre-owned sales, maintenance, parts, charter, international operations, air ambulance services, aircraft leasing and helicopter pilot and technical training.

Established in 1946, NAC’s strength lies in the relationships it has built over more than seven decades with both clients and suppliers. These robust partnerships enable NAC’s experienced and professional staff to provide market-leading, cost-effective solutions customised to our clients’ specific requirements.

NAC was the world’s first Flight Safety Foundation BARS Gold Standard operator.

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Next Aviation is a dynamic Aircraft and Helicopter sales company with a vibrant culture. We specialise in turnkey solutions in an ever-growing local and international aviation market. The right aircraft, for the right clients, done right. Whether buying or selling, let’s get the conversation going @ Hangar 108 LANSERIA 011-6591047.

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PilotInsure blends a passion for flying with expertise in insurance. No one else can offer this service independently.

This rapidly-growing business is earning its wings by bringing trusted insurance solutions to both commercial and private pilots. PilotInsure won’t stop until we find the best possible products to suit the individualised needs of each pilot. We can bring fresh solutions because we keep ourselves independent and unbiased.

PilotInsure is based in South Africa but we work all over Africa, and have clients currently flying in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, North America, and Australia.

We have had great success in improving overall value for new clients coming on board whose existing insurance cover was outdated, or had non-disclosure issues with the specific type of flying they were actually covered for. Following intense research and negotiation with some of the biggest local insurance houses, the average premium has decreased and the benefits on offer have improved substantially.

We also work with international re-assurers and can put cover in place for just about any risk scenario.

Overall, PilotInsure is independent, flexible, and innovative and takes a positive, needs-based approach to getting the best value on the market.

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We specialise in avionics for general and sports aviation.  We will exhibit affordable certified Mode-S transponders and VHF transceivers from TQ-Aviation, one of Europe’s largest avionics manufacturers.  We will also exhibit our locally manufactured VHF portable for ATC backup and defense users.

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Pooleys Flight Equipment is proud to be exhibiting again at Aero SA. We understand the passion of aviation, the drive that makes people want to fly and want to become pilots. Established in 1957, Pooleys has a reputation built over 7 decades as a manufacturer, publisher and supplier of the finest aviation products. We supply British built and manufactured products to markets across the globe from the USA to New Zealand, from Iceland to South Africa. In the 65 years since we were established, we estimate our products have helped over 250,000 pilots across 6 continents to learn to fly. We look forward to welcoming you on our stand.

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At Readiness Squared we focus on the Logistical and Humanitarian aspect of your emergency response planning as well as training and support in Crisis Communications. Our services include manuals, training, exercises and much more! Contact us to see how we can be of help to you because, readiness is key!


SA Flyer Magazine, which incorporates Flightcom Magazine, is Africa’s largest selling aviation magazine and is the only registered aviation publication with Audit Bureau Circulation accreditation and distribution throughout Africa.

SA Flyer was launched in 1995. In 2006 by Guy Leitch assumed control as the editor and publisher. With over 290 monthly editions released to date, SA Flyer has established itself as the foremost authority and opinion leader on aviation news and trends for a host of loyal readers and followers including owners and operators of aircraft and aviation enthusiasts.

Various surveys by aviation forums show SA Flyer to be the number one choice amongst all the aviation magazines in Africa with 80% of respondents preferring SA Flyer – showing that SA Flyer is five times more popular than all the other titles combined.


The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) is a Schedule 3A public entity in terms of the Public Finance Management Act ("PFMA"). It was established on the 1st of October 1998, following the enactment of the now repealed South African Civil Aviation Authority Act,1998 (Act No.40 of 1998).  

The Act provided for the establishment of a stand-alone authority charged with promoting, regulating and enforcing civil aviation safety and security. It reflected the Government's priorities and was in line with international trends in the aviation world where more and more states implemented this option. 



Safomar Aviation (Pty) Ltd offers a leading competitive edge to the commercial, military, corporate, and general aviation customers – providing a full spectrum of aviation-related solutions across multiple platforms through its subsidiaries. The company was established in 1987 and has continued to support the aviation industry in South Africa and Sub-Saharan African countries.

Supporting our customers – in both operators and maintenance facilities, by providing them with world-class products and services.  We establish long-term partnerships with both our customers and principals by offering full sales & support services and specific solutions across all the platforms to meet our clients’ business operational requirements and objectives. Comprehensive and tailor-made solutions across all the platforms to meet our customers’ needs and operational requirements.


Safomar Aviation Aircraft Sales & Leasing (SA-ASL), is a division of the Safomar Aviation Group of Companies.

Based at Modderfontein & Rand Airport, SA-ASL represents world-class principals & manufacturers, offering our clients tailored made packages to suit their needs and budget, New or Pre-Owned.  Proud agents for Leonardo AW09 and Enstrom 280FX & 480B.

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Safomar Aviation Maintenance (SAM) is a world-class helicopter maintenance facility, staffed by highly experienced factory-trained helicopter maintenance engineers. 

SAM is a SACAA certified Aviation Maintenance Organization and currently holds licenses to maintain Enstrom, Robinson, Bell, Airbus, and MBB- BK117 helicopters.  

In addition, the facility offers helicopter balancing and tracking services, using the latest state-of-the-art advanced Helitune Systems, away from base maintenance support and helicopter hangar parking and thereby ensuring complete customer service

SAM’s service and work ethics are founded on values that ensure superior customer service levels coupled with excellent quality, cost-effective pricing, and a commitment to minimal turnaround times.


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Safomar Aviation Operations is a SACAA certified Aviation Training Organization, offering exceptional flight training & aviation services through a team of highly motivated and experienced instructors and staff.

Our core business has always been the provision of aviation services which includes pilot training (fixed-wing and helicopter) from PPL through to ATPL, specific Ratings, and Conversions.

Safomar Aviation Operations is committed to providing the highest quality flight training. All of the SAO instructors are hand-picked for their extensive flight and aviation backgrounds.   SAO only employs the services of Grade II, ATPL, and DFE Instructors.

Specialized courses to client specifications | Charter Flights (Game Lodge Transfers or Scenic Flights for family & friends) | VIP Charters | Aerial Photography | Security/Surveillance Flights | Game Capture | Crop Spraying | Valuable Goods Transportation | Border & Perimeter Surveillance Flights


Safomar Technologies (PTY) Ltd, a subsidiary company within the Safomar Holdings Group, specializes in the delivery of advanced, fit-for-purpose intelligence, security, and defense solutions for both the State-Owned and Private Sectors. 

Our company represent the world’s top-tier security - and defense technology experts, allowing us to develop revolutionary concepts and solutions for Homeland security, Law Enforcement, Military, and Paramilitary Security clients, enhancing public safety and securing a future for all.


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Santam is the leading general insurer in South Africa with a market share of more than 22%. Santam Aviation, a division of Santam, has more than 40 years of experience and has established itself as South Africa’s leading aviation insurer. Our expertise and commitment ensure you can always count on us when you need us most. Because much like South Africa’s best pilots, we have earned our stripes through years of experience. We make sure that every aspect of your risk is adequately covered. This means you get peace of mind knowing your aircraft is financially covered should something go wrong.

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Founded by the late John Waterson in 2006 on the Waterson’s Etna Farm just outside East London. John started off as an amateur builder but the keen market interest shown in Savannah soon pushed an amateur building enterprise into a CAA approved production facility producing aircraft for South Africa, Central African Republic, DRC, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland and Zimbabwe. John Waterson was a consummate professional, a passionate aviator and a great friend to many in the aviation community. 

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SkyTime and JetA1Only is an aircraft leasing company providing quality aircraft with friendly service, making flying the most pleasant experience.

SkyTime aim is to support student pilots who ultimately want to make their passion a profession by supporting them to build hours in a very diverse and beautiful flying environment at a very attractive cost.

With several hour-building packages available that can be combined with one another, SkyTime will prepare you for entering your career as a professional pilot. 

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Based in Johannesburg, Sling Aircraft is a Manufacturing Organisation which designs and manufactures the highly acclaimed Sling range of light aircraft and construction kits. Their first aircraft, the Sling 2, is a 2-seat light aircraft and is available as a taildragger variant. The company then developed a 4-seat variant, the Sling 4 followed by the award-winning Sling TSi, a high-performance, turbo sport injected variant of the Sling 4. Recently, the company launched their all-new Sling High Wing is available in tricycle and taildragger variants. Sling Aircraft is represented globally across six continents and have sold almost 900 aircraft.


The South African Weather Service (SAWS) is a public entity under the Ministry of Environmental Affairs and is governed by a Board. The organisation became a public entity in 2001 as SAWS as amended in 2013. It is an authoritative voice for weather and climate forecasting in South Africa and as a member of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) it complies with international meteorological standards. As an Aviation Meteorological Authority, SAWS is designated by the State to provide weather services to the aviation industry, marine and a range of other identified clients and to fulfil a range of international obligations of the government. It provides two distinct services, namely public good and commercial services


Spidertracks is a leading provider of satellite-based real-time flight following, fleet management and communication solutions. Specifically designed for aviation owners and operators, it enables access to usable and meaningful flight data.
Our mission is simple — help make the aviation community a safer place to live and operate in. Put your trust in a provider who helps thousands of aircraft owners and operators get their teams home safely every day

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The Aero Club of South Africa pro-actively promotes, protects, and preserves all forms of aviation sport and recreation in South Africa. Through the participation of its members, the Aero Club of South Africa has the following core objectives;

Protect and Preserve


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The Aviator Africa is one of the leading aviation news website, print and digital magazine and is arguably the most reliable source of aviation news in Africa covering all aspects of Civil, Military and General Aviation. The Aviator Africa is recognised and partners with International organizations such as AFRAA, Dubai Airshow, Aviation Africa, Air Race Communities, ICAO and IATA, with whom it shares its magazines hence broadening our reach both locally and internationally. Aviator Africa’s accredited contributors and writers cut across Africa. Aviator Africa stands apart for its commitment to truth and accuracy in all its aviation media coverage. 

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Vektor Aviation exists to master risk, creating a world where our clients can be bolder in their pursuits by providing specialised aviation insurance they can trust.

Vektor Aviation provides specialised aviation insurance to discerning clients and their aircraft in partnership with the world’s leading insurers and underwriters.



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FlyFofa is an aviation company that provides private charter services, aeromedical (through Subsidiary Company Vital Med Emergency Medical Service – Air & Road), fixed-wing pilot training, drone training as well as cabin crew training. The company has the expertise and necessary air operating certificates (AOC), approved training organization (ATO), and both international and domestic licenses to operate, issued by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA), and the Department of Transport (DoT).

These 100% African Owned companies were established to offer the best and most reliable services as well as committed to ensuring that all rules and regulations governing all aspects of Aviation and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) both locally and internationally are effectively undertaken within all company efforts.

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Wings ‘n Things is a pilot supplies store established in 1990. We are authorised dealers of the world’s leading aviation brands such as Jeppesen, David Clark and Bose, as well as a reseller of many other aviation products. We strive to provide the widest range of products for pilots and aviation enthusiasts on the African continent.

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Wingman Fixed Wing Aircraft Maintenance is a world-class maintenance and hangarage facility, situated at Rand Airport.

Staffed by highly experienced fixed-wing maintenance staff, offering centrally located fixed-wing maintenance and cross border line maintenance with space available for hangarage of small to medium-sized aircraft.

WAM is a SACAA certified Aviation Maintenance organization (AMO 1223) and currently, amongst others, holds licenses to maintain Cessna, Piper, and Beechcraft aircraft. WAM’s service and work ethics are based on underpinning the values that ensure the best customer service with excellent quality and competitive pricing.

WAM’s service and work ethics are founded on values that ensure superior customer service levels coupled with excellent quality, cost-effective pricing, and a commitment to minimal turnaround times.

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Located at the heart of the capital city, and conveniently located in the middle of a fast-growing industrial and tourism hub. Wonderboom National Airport is proudly a dynamic base for all general aviation activities and many aviation enterprises.

The state-of-the-art infrastructure makes Wonderboom National Airport ideally superior for all types of aeronautical activities. This infrastructure includes two runways, multiple taxi-ways, two large aprons, Category 7 rescue, NDB and VORs, an air traffic control tower, and advanced runway and taxiway aeronautical ground lightening for use in inclement weather conditions.

Air commerce is on a steady increase, thanks to superior service standards and ultra-low rates for property rentals and aeronautical activities. To build on its current strengths, WNA is planned for further development. This includes the extension of its runway to create air links that will support growth in all facets of the airport operations. These include turning the airport into a port of entry and capitalizing on the industrial parks, agribusiness, mining, and tourism sector primarily located within the Northern half of Tshwane.

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