Warbirds are known to be expensive to own and operate. Here could be one of your other choices. The SIAI-Marchetti SM.1019 is an Italian STOL liaison monoplane built by SIAI-Marchetti for the Italian Army and based on the Cessna O-1 Bird Dog. To meet an Italian Army requirement for aRead More →

AERO South Africa has partnered with DJA Aviation to bring you an Aviation Insurance webinar. Theme: The Right Approach to Aviation InsuranceDate: Wednesday, 7 October 2020Time: 15h00 Register Here>>> https://zoom.us/…/4716015431116/WN_NaSTnTQ1QVS1CQEwt7qkpg The Covid-19 pandemic has brought on many questions and concerns within the Aviation Insurance industry and we have started lookingRead More →

Flyonics (Pty) Ltd is an avionics design, consulting, servicing, and installation company capable of supporting a variety of aviation modification and certification projects as well as repairs and maintenance of a wide range of general, regional and business aviation aircraft. The depth and range of its resources enables them toRead More →

Alpha One Aviation is gearing up for an African-wide expansion. A Solid Base For GrowthBuilding on its successful provision of maintenance to Africa’s general aviation contract and charter fleets, Alpha One Aviation is almost doubling the size of its operation at Pretoria’s Wonderboom Airport by expanding into a huge newRead More →

As evidenced by the grounding in October 2019 of almost every airliner in South Africa, maintenance can be a very exacting business and one in which it can be easy to fall foul of the CAA as the regulator. Good maintenance is essential for safety, CAA compliance and to preserveRead More →

The First electric-powered flight of a six-seater Piper M-class aircraft is flying over England and is currently Europe’s largest zero-emission aircraft. ZeroAvia, the leading innovator in decarbonising commercial aviation, conducted the first ever electric-powered flight on 23rd June, 2020, of the ‘first’ commercial-scale aircraft in the UK. The six-seater PiperRead More →

702. (www.702.co.za) South African Airways’ business rescue practitioners (BRPs) announced on Tuesday evening that all airline operations have been suspended with immediate effect. The airline is being placed “under care and maintenance” until funding discussions are completed. Bruce Whitfield says he’s been told by the BRP’s public relations team however,Read More →

Call for Applications for the DSI-CSIR Inter-Bursary Support Programme 2021. CAASA are looking for students in Aerospace and Composites.  The application forms are available online, you can find all the details (and links) in the below email. The closing date for applications is 23 October 2020.  NO late applications will be considered. Yolandi or Sam can be contacted at theRead More →

Another milestone reached for Piper Aircraft, Inc. The 5000th Archer is in the final stages of test flying with Piper’s Chief Test Pilot Bart Jones. The aircraft is painted in the colours of ‘Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology’, and will be joining their fleet to be used for studentRead More →