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Business aviation in South Africa

Republic of South Africa is in Africa.
South African Civil Aviation Authority - www.caa.co.za

Registered business aircraft:
1,121

Based business air charter operators:
70

Based business aircraft for charter:
339

Business air charter brokers:
18

Most prevalent aircraft types:

1Bell 206B JetRanger84
2Beechcraft Twin Piston81
3Airbus Helicopters H125/AS35077
4Beechcraft King Air 20070
5Cessna Caravan63
6Beechcraft 190062
7Bell 40755
8Pilatus PC-1249
9Bell 206L LongRanger45
10Robinson R6642
11Beechcraft King Air 9031
12Cessna 400 series27
13Let 41018
14Piper twin piston17
15Bell 22216
16Airbus Helicopters H13015
17Eurocopter BK11715
18Piper PA-46 Meridian/M-Class15
19Agusta A11913
20Beechcraft King Air 30013
21Bell 43012
22Pilatus PC-611
23Jetstream 31/4110
24Citation 500/50110
25Hawker 750/800/90010
26Agusta A1099
27Learjet 458
28Twin Commander8
29MDH 5008
30Beechcraft Premier8
31Airbus Helicopters H1208
32Aerospatiale SA316/8/98
33Citation 550/5517
34Piper PA-46 Malibu/Mirage7
35Airbus Helicopters H215/H225/AS3327
36Sikorsky S-766
37Bell 505 Jet Ranger X6
38125-7006
39Bell 2306
40Falcon 505
41Enstrom 4805
42Bell 4125
43Learjet 24/254
44Global 6000/Express/XRS4
45AgustaWestland AW1394
46Cessna 4254
47Embraer EMB-1204
48Citation Mustang4
49Daher Kodiak4
50Learjet 35/364
51Boeing B-7374
52Gulfstream GIII3
53Pilatus PC-243
54Cessna 4413
55Challenger 3003
56Falcon 9003
57Challenger 6013
58Bell 204/2053
59Airbus Helicopters H1453
60Embraer ERJ-1353
61De Havilland DHC-8 D3
62Eurocopter BO1053
63TBM700/850/9003
64Citation M23
65Falcon 20003
66Airbus Helicopters AS3653
67Challenger 6003
68Citation Sovereign3
69Falcon 900EASy3
70Fairchild Dornier Envoy 33
71Falcon 2000 EASy2
72Piper PA-31T2
73Aerospatiale SA330J2
74Beechjet 4002
75Citation 5602
76Beechcraft King Air 1002
77Tecnam P2006T2
78Hawker 40002
79BAe1462
80Cessna F406 Caravan2
81Falcon 10/1002
82HS125 series 1-32
83Mitsubishi MU-22
84Learjet 602
85PAC 750XSTOL1
86MDH 520N1
87Challenger 6041
88Aerospatiale SA315B1
89Learjet 551
90Bell 4291
91Boeing B-7671
92Embraer Phenom 3001
93Citation 6501
94Embraer EMB-1101
95Eclipse 500 series1
96Airbus Helicopters H155B1
97Citation Latitude1
98Dornier Do3281
99Falcon 20/2001
100Embraer Phenom 1001
101Nextant 400XT1
102Gulfstream GII1
103Diamond Twin Star1
104Citation 560XL1
105Bell 2121
106Airbus Helicopters H1351
107Piper PA-421
108Cessna CitationJet/CJ11
109Eurocopter AS3551
110Boeing BBJ11
111Britten Norman BN2T1

Major business aviation airports:

1Johannesburg (Lanseria)57  business aviation companies active
2Johannesburg (O.R. Tambo Int'l)34
3Cape Town29
4Pretoria (Wonderboom)20
5Johannesburg (Grand Central)18
6Johannesburg (Rand)15
7Durban (Virginia)13
8George8
9Port Elizabeth (Chief Dawid Stuurman International)6
10Nelspruit5
11Durban (King Shaka International)5
12Bloemfontein (New Tempe)4
13Nelspruit (Kruger Mpumalanga International)4
14Kimberley4
15East London (King Phalo)4
16Upington4
17Richards Bay3
18Bloemfontein (Bram Fischer Intl)3
19Pietermaritzburg3
20Cape Town (Morningstar)2
21Polokwane (Gateway International)2
22Pretoria (Kitty Hawk)1
23Vereeniging1
24Mthatha1
25Oudtshoorn1
26Kruger Park/Skukuza1
27Bethlehem1
28Sun City (Pilanesberg International)1
29Durban International1
30Zeerust/Zeerust Muni0
31Witbank0
32Welkom0
33Warmbaths0
34Vryburg0
35Vredendal0
36Victoria West0
37Venetia0
38Vanderbijlpark0
39Ulundi/Prince M Buthelezi0
40Tzaneen0
41Tswalu0
42Thohoyandou/P R Mphephu0
43Thaba N'chu0
44Swellendam/Hendrik Swellengrebel0
45Springs0
46Springbok0
47Sinoville/Freeway0
48Secunda0
49Saldanha Bay/Vredenburg0
50Sabi Sabi0
51Rustenburg0
52Robertson0
53Queenstown0
54Potchefstroom0
55Postmasburg/Tommy's Field0
56Port St. Johns0
57Port Alfred0
58Plettenberg Bay0
59Pilgrims Rest0
60Pietersburg/Pietersburg Muni0
61Phalaborwa (Kruger Park Gateway)0
62Pays0
63Nylstroom0
64Newcastle0
65Mkuzi0
66Middelburg/Mpumalanga0
67Margate0
68Malelane0
69Malamala0
70Mahikeng/Mmabatho International0
71Louis Trichardt0
72Lime Acres Finsch0
73Lichtenburg0
74Ladysmith0
75Kuruman/Johan Piernaar0
76Kroonstad0
77Koster/Koster(morningside Farm) Messina0
78Komatipoort0
79Klerksdorp0
80Kleinsee0
81Sishen0
82Heidelberg0
83Harrismith0
84Harmony0
85Greytown0
86Grahamstown0
87Graaff Reinet0
88Gariep Dam0
89Ficksburg Sentraoes0
90Ermelo0
91Calvinia0
92Brakpan-Benoni0
93Bothaville0
94Bisho/Bhisho-Bulembu0
95Alexander Bay0
96Aggeneys0

Business aviation suppliers in South Africa

Maintenance  61   •   Completions  1   •   Training  8

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CHC offloads OHS UK to Ultimate

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January 20, 2023   Full report

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SAF Aerogroup signs up for Super Puma support

The HCare In-Service package is tailored to provide SAF Aerogroup's entire Super Puma fleet with part availability commitment in the form of a part-by-the-Hour solution to meet its specific operational needs.

November 10, 2022   Full report

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