South Africa

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About us


Airborne Aviation Flight School was originally founded in 1963 and is one of the oldest and most respected flying school within the Southern Hemisphere. With close to 60 years of proven experience and expertise, we have perfected the art of training flight crews to the highest standard in private and commercial aviation, and managing equipment and facilities to their full potential.


Our state-of-the-art training facilities, located in Benoni just a 10 minted drive from the Flying School, offer students a comfortable and modern learning environment. And with quick and easy access to the city’s downtown cores, students can use their down time to discover internationally acclaimed museums, restaurants and art galleries, or indulge in a little shopping in the cities.


Our multi-use classrooms offer a professional learning environment conducive to effective student learning and success. The bright and airy classrooms are equipped with the latest HD video presentation equipment, large whiteboards and new ergonomically designed furnishings. Wireless internet connection is also available free of charge throughout the training facility.


Conveniently located just minutes away from OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg South Africa our new state-of-the-art training facilities are specially designed to meet and exceed all your flight training expectations.


Why Aviation Flight School for Flight Training?


The Brakpan Airfield (FABB) is ideally located for flight training. Following are some of its advantages:


  • No waiting for taxi clearance, no holding or orbiting.
  • Un-restricted takeoffs and landings.
  • Training area is located only five minutes flight time after take-off.
  • Open seven days a week.
  • Excellent weather throughout the year.
  • Quiet environment is conducive to learning.
  • Pleasure flights and sightseeing tours are available.


Discover How To Become A Pilot And Learn With The Best…


Find out more on how to become a pilot with the leading flight school in South Africa. Learn how to fly and obtain your PPL (Private Pilots Licence) with our fully qualified team. To get in contact and kick start your career and start flying for a living then contact our team by clicking here.