AEROBATIC FLIGHTS FROM SPRINGS

Fancy an Adventure in the sky? Hop into our RV 6 with one of our talented pilots and experience aerobatics and a cruise speed of 300kms/hr.

An RV 6 is a two-seat single engine aircraft powered by a Lycoming 0-360 engine, and is a taildragger.

45 Minute Flight at R 7 700 per person

Aerobatic Flights – The important Stuff 

  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies. Warm clothing in winter, it can get really cold up there!
  • How many in one aircraft: Two, you and the pilot.
  • Is there an age limit? 12 is the youngest age.
  • Is there a weight limit? Yes, 110 kgs.
R6 Aerobatics

MICROLIGHT

Come fly with us on an exciting Gauteng scenic flight in the Aquilla [Open Cockpit] 

30 Minute Flight at R 1 200 per person

45 Minute Flight at R 1 800 per person

60 Minute Flight at R 2 400 per person

Microlight Flights – The important Stuff 

  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies. Warm clothing in winter, even a beany, it can get really cold up there!
  • How many in one aircraft: Two, you and the pilot.
  • Is there an age limit? 12 is the youngest age.
  • Is there a weight limit? Yes, 110 kgs.

TANDEM SKYDIVING

After a 20 minute briefing on the tandem skydive, you will accompany a qualified Tandem Master (TM) to 8000 feet above the ground. Then, using tandem skydiving equipment designed to carry you both, exit the aircraft and experience about 30 seconds of exhilarating and extraordinary free-fall tandem skydiving, after which the Tandem Master will deploy the canopy and do the canopy checks. You can then assist the Tandem Master in flying and landing the canopy, or leave it all to him and just enjoy the skydiving experience. The tandem skydive flight will last 5 – 7 minutes.

R 4 000.00 per person including the video and photo package

Tandem Skydive – The important Stuff 

  • Where from:  Various drop-zones
  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies not with hook type laces. (Getting those caught in the canopy will really spoil your day!)
  • Is there an age limit? 16 is the youngest and if you are under 21 you need your guardians signature. If you are over 40 you need to state your medical fitness.
  •  Is there a weight limit? Yes, 100kgs.

I just wanted to say thank you very much for the beautiful experience. A special thank you to Vernon by making my daughter Deeandra so comfortable and affording her the opportunity to have the best 21st birthday experience. She absolutely loved it and stated it was one of the most exhilarating experiences. May your business grow from strength to strength.

Anashnee Chinaboo

THE TIGER MOTH

The de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth is a 1930s British biplane designed by Geoffrey de Havilland and built by the de Havilland Aircraft Company. It was operated by the Royal Air Force and other operators as a primary trainer aircraft. This aircraft will be flying out of Springs airfield and has a cruising speed of around 175 km/hr. We have two machines available so we can do a formation flight for couples at a discounted rate. We also will do on-the-ground photography for you as a souvenir of your flight.

Light Sport Aircraft flights-The important Stuff 

  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies. Warm clothing in winter, it can get really cold up there!
  • How many in one aircraft: Two, you and the pilot.
  • Is there an age limit? 12 is the youngest age.
  •  Is there a weight limit? Yes, 110 kgs.
FLY IN A TIGER MOTH

SPRINGS AIRFIELD: THE TIGER MOTH

30 minute

R 3000.00 per person

60 minute

R 6000.00 per person

THE CHIPMUNK

The de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk is a tandem, two-seat, single-engined primary trainer aircraft designed and developed by Canadian aircraft manufacturer de Havilland Canada. Also flying out Springs Airfield it has a top speed of 222 km/hr.

Light Sport Aircraft flights-The important Stuff 

  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies. Warm clothing in winter, it can get really cold up there!
  • How many in one aircraft: Two, you and the pilot.
  • Is there an age limit? 12 is the youngest age.
  •  Is there a weight limit? Yes, 110 kgs.
Fly in a Chipmunk

SPRINGS AIRFIELD: THE CHIPMUNK

30 minute

R 3000.00 per person

60 minute

R 6000.00 per person

SPORT PLANE

Light Sport Aircraft flights-The important Stuff 

  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies. Warm clothing in winter, it can get really cold up there!
  • How many in one aircraft: Two, you and the pilot.
  • Is there an age limit? 12 is the youngest age.
  •  Is there a weight limit? Yes, 110 kgs.
Rainbow Cheetah Plane

Bronkhorstspruit: CHEETAH SPORT PLANE

30 minute taildragger training flight

R 1 560.00 per person

60 minute taildragger training flight

R 3 120.00 per person

HOT AIR BALLOONING

Launching from either Clarens, The Cradle, The Magaliesberg,  or Parys the views are so different.

Magaliesberg: from the river valley
R 3295 per person

R 12500 exclusive two person flight

Clarens: the Maluti mountains dominate the landscape, glowing red in the morning sun.
R 3100 per person.

The Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site: a stunning flight if the wind direction plays its part.
R 2800 per person

Parys: you can fly over the amazing Vredefort Dome the largest crater in the world.
R 2850 per person.

Ballooning-The important Stuff

  • When: Sparrows, all the flights are at dawn so think about staying over somewhere.
  • How many in one basket: From 3 to 9 (including the pilot, he really needs to be there!)
  • How far in advance do I need to book? As much as possible, at least two weeks.
  • Is there an age limit? Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult, no children under 4 unless an exclusive family package.
  • Is there a weight limit? 125 kg

GYROCOPTER

The gyrocopter is such a different type of aircraft. The rotor is not powered (except for take off) and the forward thrust of the powerful motor propels the craft forward and turns the rotor giving it lift. The flights are scenic or introductory flights and the client will be able to feel out the controls , if they wish, under the guidance of the instructor.

30 Minutes: R 1 560.00 per person.

45 Minutes: R 2 340 per person.

60 Minutes: R 3 120 per person

Gyro-copter flights – The important Stuff

  • Where from? Springs
  • When? Most mornings from 8.
  • What to wear? Comfortable warm clothing (open cockpit).
  • How far in advance do I need to book? A week should be fine
  • Is there an age limit? No children under 12
  • Is there a weight limit? 100 kg

HELICOPTER

This exciting Gauteng scenic flight is from Krugersdorp Airport.

Helicopter flights – The important Stuff 

  • When:  Any time in daylight.
  • What to wear:   It doesn’t matter, something comfortable though.
  • How far in advance do I need to book?   A week should be fine.
  • What information do we need:  We need all the names of the passengers as well as their weights when you book.

THE CRADLE OF HUMANKIND

20 minute scenic flight
Zip around the beautiful surroundings of The Cradle of Humankind, where humankind originated. One of South Africa’s’ World heritage Sites.

R 1 950.00 per person
minmum 2 Passengers

JOHANNESBERG CITY SKYLINE

35 minutes
Enjoy the City of Golds’ skyline up close. Flight around Johannesburg or Sandtons CBD, Ellis Park, Gold Reef City, Soccer City, and Jhb zoo.

R 3 500.00 per person
minmum 2 Passengers

HARTEBEESTPOORT DAM

35 minutes
Fun flights over Krugersdorp Game Reserve, around Hartesbeestpoort Dam, over the dam wall and cable car and majestic Magaliesburg mountain range.

R  3 500.00 per person
minmum 2 Passengers

CHAMPAGNE HOP

20 minutes flying time with 30 minutes on the mountain for a glass of champagne to enjoy the moment

R  3 200.00 per person
minmum 2 Passengers

ROMANTIC PICNIC

Arrive in style at a romantic picnic destination, either The Cradle Boutique Hotel or Kloofzicht Lodge. 20 minutes flying time, 90 minutes on the ground and a bottle of champagne with the picnic.

R  3 950.00 per person
minmum 2 Passengers