Considered the most professional helicopter and fixed wing pilot training schools in South Africa, Africa and abroad.
Starlite Aviation Training Academy a division of the highly successful Starlite Aviation Group, is internationally renowned for delivering superior helicopter and fixed wing pilot training for contract and civilian students. The Training School utilises the finest fleet of aircraft and employs a highly skilled team of training instructors, all experts in their field.
With a long history, steeped in rich tradition, the Academy, considered by regulatory boards to be one of the finest flying schools globally, is committed to enhancing skills development, technology transfer and career opportunities in the aviation industry. Read more
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Starlite introduced the Sling 2 to its fixed wing fleet, as part of the aircraft renewal programme which the Company undertook in 2012.
Starlite's Fixed Wing Academy, has operated on the Mossel Bay Airfield, since 1986 and trained pilots from Europe, the Middle East and numerous African countries, many of whom are currently instructors or charter, air ambulance or airline pilots.
Part of the highly successful Starlite Aviation Group, Starlite Aviation Training Academy operates out of Mossel Bay Airfield and Virginia Airport, South Africa providing superior helicopter training
With the Academy's focus on acquiring the finest aircraft for the training of pilots, Guimbal's Cabri G2 is said to be favoured by the Company's instructors and students, for its unparalleled safety features, comfort and style.
Starlite's Elite Evolution S923 Fixed Wing FNPT II MCC simulator is set to change the face of fixed wing training at the Company's Training Academy.