November 2021 FOR A CHANGE, I’m going to start out with a cancellation. It’s not often in these articles that we get to talk about one of the icons of aviation, the Douglas C-47 or DC3. The cancellation of note is ZS-NTE. She started out life on 24 September 1943Read More →

September 2021 I’D LIKE TO START THIS MONTH with a note that I got from the owner of one of the aircraft that I recorded as exported to the USA in last month’s review: Piper Super Cub ZS-DEH. He writes; “I just read the SA Flyer and saw you mentionedRead More →

IN THE MONTH OF AUGUST there were two new Air Tractor 502A aircraft added. This crop sprayer is becoming more and more popular locally with a total of eight AT-402 and seven AT-502 aircraft on the register. The specs on the AT-502 are quite impressive. Even though it is theRead More →

1.) There were never many Beech 17s in South Africa but here are four of them. ZS-AJT D17S c/n 4885 ex ZS-CLM, CR-LBF, N1591V, NC60004 & 43-10837. Now in the UK as G-LAJT. 2.) ZS-BBC C17L c/n 124 no previous history available but she went to Finland as OH-BCI inRead More →