|Overflight Permit South Africa|
|Documents required for overflight permit in South Africa for AD-HOC, commercial, and private flights||Name of Applicant and complete flight details (with ATC routings)|
|Lead time to obtain the overflight permit for South Africa|| 48- 96 hours |
|Short notice overflight permit for South Africa|| Can be arranged at an additional cost |
|Validity of overflight permit in South Africa|| 72 hours |
|Landing Permit South Africa|
|Documents required for landing permit in South Africa for AD-HOC, commercial, and private flights|| Name of applicant, complete flight details (with ATC routings), complete aircraft documents, latest maintenance to release of service, passenger manifest and GD. |
|Lead time to obtain the landing permit forSouth Africa|| 48- 96 hours |
|Short notice landing permit for South Africa|| Can be arranged at an additional cost |
|Validity of landing permit in South Africa|| 72 hours |
• Flight permits are issued by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) during normal office hours of Monday-Friday, 08:00-16:00 local time.
• Private and corporate jet operators do need require prior permission to land or overfly in South Africa. They need to only file a flight plan which serves as a notification of their planned travel.
|Flight Management and Trip planning for South Africa|
|Weekend|| Official weekend in South Africa is Saturday - Sunday |
|Visa Requirements in South Africa|| Crew can enter South Africa on Gen Dec and stay up to 7 days. Beyond that they require a visa.|
Passengers require a visa, unless they come from a visa-exempt country. In case of visa- free entry, they get what is called a "Port of Entry Visa.”
|Airport Slots|| Airports in South Africa are not slot coordinated. |
|In-Flight Catering Service||Inflight catering can be arranged from inflight caterers as well as reputed hotels and restaurants in the city.|
For more information on in-flight catering, security at the airport, ground handling services, and other operational flight requirements click here to talk to our operations agent.