za Wagtail Aviation Academy

Address: Farm Klipdrift between Sasolburg and Parys in the Free State
Training Website:
Phone Number: +27846977703

Wagtail Aviation provides South African National Pilot License (NPL) Flight training and maintenance exposure.
Training is done in two parts the theoretical, ground school training and practical flight training.

The training phases is as following:

  • Phase 1 - Basic training

  • Phase 2 – Circuit Training

  • Phase 3 – Advance flight Training

  • Phase 4 – Navigation Training

  • Phase 5 – Ground School

  • Phase 6 – Final Flight test

Ground school curriculum includes:

  • Principles of flight

  • Aircraft technical and general knowledge

  • Communication including Radio telephony procedures and principles

  • Air law and ATC (Air traffic control) / Ops procedures

  • Meteorology

  • Navigation

  • Human performance and limitations

Practical training is done as per rating for specific gyro models. The model you are trained on will be the model you will be tested on and licensed for.  Additional, add-on training can be provided to be licensed for different models.