Which airports and landing strips to avoid

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Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by Kwagga » Wed Jun 29, 2011 9:04 am

Pilanesburg - I had to pay R470 landing fees for seneca, not even parked for the night. In the morning and out the afternoon.
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Re: Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by Jayson v Schalkwyk » Wed Jun 29, 2011 11:35 am

Hoedspruit (eastgate) particulalry bad on weekends and even 1minute out of normal hours!!
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Re: Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by Ever-so-Clever » Wed Jun 29, 2011 1:36 pm

Kwagga - is Pilanesberg same as Sun City? Was thinking of taking kids for a breakfast but if that is start would rather go back to Zebula. Anyone know where can check landing fees before (for non-ACSA as these are published).
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Re: Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by Kwagga » Wed Jun 29, 2011 2:00 pm

Ever-so-clever

Yes, it is the same airport. From Sun city's side there is no problem, they arrange transfers for free with very good service and no entrance fee. It is a pitty that Pilanesburg is so expensive, they really chase the guys away from places like Sun City and Kwa Maritane.
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Re: Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by Chuck Yeager V2.0 » Wed Jun 29, 2011 3:04 pm

they used to have "student rates" at Pilansberg...
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Re: Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by Agent Cooper » Wed Jun 29, 2011 5:26 pm

Looks like Mkuze should be added to the list from another thread.
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Re: Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by CloudDancer » Thu Jun 30, 2011 10:10 am

R300 Landing Fees at Ficksburg for a twin :shock: [-(
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Re: Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by Mauler » Thu Jun 30, 2011 10:57 am

Who owns and operates Pilanesberg?
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Re: Which airports and landing strips to avoid

Unread post by Roger » Thu Jun 30, 2011 11:51 am

Mauler wrote:Who owns and operates Pilanesberg?
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