Category Archives: News


The Silver Falcons – Team 72

The South African Aerobatic Team of the South African Air Force will become Team 72 as soon as Lt. Jacques PoolmanView full post »


A Tribute to Frans Dely

On Sunday the 14th of August 2011, two P166 Albatross aircraft took off from Tzaneen Airfield after an airshow, routingView full post »


SAAF Wings Parade

The SAAF Wings Parade was held at Langebaanweg Air Force Base up the Cape West Coast. Langebaanweg has a special placeView full post »


North Meets South – World Record Gyro Attempt

The current world record for the most number of Gyrocopters at a single fly-in is 52, which is currently held by theView full post »


75 Years of the Douglas Dakota

“…lots of planes have claimed to be ‘the next DC-3. None have succeeded.” Those words were muttered by USView full post »


SAAF and Luftwaffe Flypast

Operation Good Hope IV is under way in the Cape at the moment so we have the German Luftwaffe here, with 6 x Tornadoes,View full post »


The Avro Shackelton and The SAAF Museum

I was once again invited along to witness the ground run of the awesome Avro Shackelton at Ysterplaat. It’s anView full post »


CTFTC gets new DA 20 Eclipses

The flight school where I train, CTFTC, which is based at FAFK (Fisantekraal) received their two brand spanking newView full post »

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