2021 MPC Program

Planning is in progress for the 2021 MPC Program. Please check again in Febuary 2021 for confirmation on dates and venues.

SAAA Office Christmas Closure

The SAAA Office will be closed from Thursday 24th December 2020 & will re-open Tuesday 2nd February 2021. The SAAA National Councillors & SAAA Staff we would like to wish all our SAAA Members and their families a happy and safe Christmas...

Member Notam – November 2020

Our latest Member Notam for November has been emailed! We cover the following: • Reminder – Occurence Reporting System • Vans Aircraft Service Bulletin RV-10 • CASA – Airworthiness Bulletins & Regulatory Wrap-Ups

Advertisement – Lock Chocks

Lock Chocks have a unique system designed to fit your wheels for maximum contact surface and will not allow your aeroplane to move when chocked, they’re locked. For more information please read the Lock Chocks Flyer  

CONGRATULATIONS to Peter Leonard and Bruce Towns

At our SAAA AGM, our President Tony White announced the award of Life Membership to Peter Leonard and Bruce Towns. Each announcement was greeted with a round of applause by the meeting attendees. Congratulations to you both – well deserved! The SAAA...

Flutter is Real

Very few pilots will have experienced flutter. It can present as a small vibration associated with, for example, a trim tab as it reacts with a control surface. Or it can present as violent shaking of the airframe which can destroy an aircraft in a very short time,...