Lockdown ain’t stopping her!

Lockdown ain’t stopping her!

Meet Erin de Kock, now a fully qualified Private Pilot. Erin’s brother, Michael, did his PPL with us back in 2018. Erin started all her training in Lanseria as she resides in Johannesburg. Before lockdown her family decided to work from their Eastern Cape holiday...
History made yet again!

History made yet again!

Andrew du Bruyn passes Border Aviation’s first Helicopter PPL student, Andrew Keil on Friday the 13th of March 2020. Congratulations Andrew Keil on hitting those PPL exams out the park and finishing your test – the hard work has paid off! What a Historic day for...
First Solo Party of 2020

First Solo Party of 2020

On Thursday the 20 th February 2020 we held the first Solo party of the year. Three students who recently went solo had to re-enact their Solo circuit while talking to a rather ‘difficult’ ATC. Avgas and plenty side chirps from the crowd were enjoyed, followed by a...
Open Day @ Queenstown Airfield

Open Day @ Queenstown Airfield

Thank you to all who made the effort to come show your support at the Border Aviation Queenstown Open Day. Although the day may not have seen as many enquiries as we would have liked too, it was a great start. We loved all the Queenstown Club members, Wings Park...
Hudson Park High School Career Day

Hudson Park High School Career Day

We were invited to Hudson Park High School’s Annual Career Day on the 24th of July. High Schools such as Grens, Beaconhurst, Clarendon, Selborne, Stirling, Cambridge and Port Rex, to name a few attended. The learners ranged from Grade 9 – 12. We had a great turn out...
Making dreams come true

Making dreams come true

Reach for a Dream- Thuso (9) On the 18th of July (Nelson Mandela Day) little Thuso, only nine years old came to us through Reach for a Dream foundation, to fly for the very first time. Accompanying her was her grandmother whom also had never been in an aeroplane. It...
August School Visits/Career Days

August School Visits/Career Days

Shane, Roy and a few of our students attended the Career Day at Hudson Park and found that the learners showed a keen interest in Aviation. We have had a number of school visits at the Club over the last month and it is always a delight to see the excitement on the...
June Congrats!

June Congrats!

A big congratulations to the following students: Kirsty Oostingh – PPL – 21 June 2018 Shane Pagel – NPL – 27 June 2018  
Open Day 2018

Open Day 2018

We’re having an Open Day on the 30th of June 2018 at Wings Park so join us for a day of aviation fun with aircraft display, introductory flights, prizes and more! Gate fee is R40 per person and kids under 8 are FREE! So bring the whole family and come find out more...