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LOCATION AND ENVIRONMENT

Westline Aviation CC is an aviation related company residing at the New Tempe Airport outside Bloemfontein. (S29 01 57.70, E26 09 28.80) Westline has also established satellite bases at Wonderboom Airport, Dragon Peaks Park (Central Drakensberg) and Cathedral Peak Hotel (Central Drakensberg).

The airport comprises of two asphalt surface runways for normal usage as well as two glider strips and parallel taxi/micro-light landing strips next to the main runways. New Tempe Airport is situated in uncontrolled airspace and the Bloemfontein general flying area is within five minutes flying to the North. Unlike Johannesburg or other cities on the coast, Bloemfontein has excellent flying conditions and the weather (average 27 days raining per year) is very seldom responsible for flight cancellations. Bloemfontein has 12 hours of daylight available for training in the summer and 10 hours in winter.

Westline Aviation has been active at the Tempe Airport for the past twelve years and has various functions such as airport management, fuel supply, training and charter, all of which will be described in more detail.

AIRFIELD LAYOUT

Airfield

CERTIFICATION

The company is a registered training and charter operator under licence of the South African CAA. The SACAA is ICAO compliant and as such caters for the JAR as well as FAA systems of training. The most recent FAA rating of the SA system has been most favourable. It is possible for the company to adjust training to fully comply with course content of either system. Flight training hours are normally adjusted to suit international client requirements. The full range of single, multi, IF and advanced helicopter training are catered for. SACAA curriculum is available on www.caa.co.za . All accredited ATO’s are in line with the new Part 61 as published.

COMPANY LICENCES AND ACCREDITATIONS

The company has the following licences:

  • Class II Air Service Licence – N235D.
  • Class III Air Service Licence – G869D

The company has the following SACAA Approvals and Ratings:

Air Training Organisation (ATO) Part 141 – CAA/0038

  • Private Pilot License(A + H);
  • Commercial Pilot License (A + H);
  • Airline Transport Pilot License;
  • Class Rating (A + H);
  • Type Rating (A+H);
  • Night Rating (A + H);
  • Instrument Rating (A + H);
  • Instructors Rating (A + H);
  • Night Vision Imaging Systems Training (NVG);
  • CRM Training;
  • Human Factors for Maintenance Personnel;
  • Dangerous Goods Training for Flight Deck Crew and Load Planners;
  • Flight Safety Manager Training (SMS);
  • Quality Assurance Training (QA);
  • Aircraft Accident Investigation Training;
  • Radio Telephony Instruction;
  • Simulator Instruction;
  • English Proficiency Testing;
  • CAA Accredited Testing Centre.

Charter Aeroplane Part 135 – CAA/N235D

The company operates 14 aircraft for various charter purposes and has operations in two different locations.

Charter Helicopter and Game Work Part 127 – CAA/G869D

The company operates 8 helicopters in three locations. These helicopters are utilised over the spectrum of training and charter requirements.

Westline Aviation Contact Details

Postal Address: Westline Aviation CC
PO Box 12794
Brandhof
Bloemfontein
9324

CC Registration No: 1998/006416/23
VAT No: 4740136868
ATO: SACAA/0038
Telephone: 0514 511 717
Fax: 0514 511 641
Cell: 0833 058 776
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Web Site: www.westline.co.za

BANKING DETAILS

Bank:
Branch Code:
Account No:
Swift Code:

First National Bank
230534
62245108908
FIRNZAJJ

Westline Head Office

Telephone: +27 (0)51 451 1717
Cell CEO: +27 (0)83 305 8776
Cell Office: +27 (0)82 574 0317
Fax: +27 (0)51 451 1641
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Dragon Peaks Park

Tel: +27 (0)36 468 1031
Fax: +27 (0)36 468 1104
Cell: +27 (0)83 652 7493
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Cathedral Peak Hotel

Tel: +27 (0)36 468 2055
Fax: +27 (0)86 657 7173
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