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Safair

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
FA
SFR
640
Safair
Safair Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules
Safair
PO Box 938
Kempton Park
Gauteng 1620
SOUTH AFRICA

Tel.: +27 11 928 0000
Fax: +27 11 928 1315
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.safair.co.za

Type: Charter, international, regional, domestic, pax, cargo
Owner: ASL Aviation Group (100%)
Base: Johannesburg (JNB)
Hubs: -
Start of ops. March 1970
Safair operates this equipment:
  • 2 x Boeing 737-200
  • 1 x Boeing 737-300
  • 6 x Boeing 737-400
  • 2 x McDonnell Douglas DC-9-80
  • 7 x Lockheed L-100 Hercules
Executives:
CEO:
COO:
Finance Director:
Dave Andrew
Wimpie Davidson
Elmar Conradie

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Safair  
FA
SFR
South Africa Johannesburg-Int'l 1988-
Acquired in 1999 by Imperial Holdings (logistics company). Parent's company aviation assets (Safair ops Pty Ltd,Safair Lease Finance Pty Ltd) sold in 7/08 to AerGo Capital, re-sold on 17/9/10 to ASL Aviation Group (along 3 ATR-72).Launched its own division for scheduled services FlySafair in 8/13 (with 2 B.737-400) but plan cancelled by court in 10/13; eventually FlySafair obtained an AOC in mid-4/14 and started ops on 16/10/14.
Safair Freighters  
CG;FA
SFR
South Africa Johannesburg-Int'l 1969-1988
Formed by Safmarine and Air Cape. Reorganized 8/88 by Rennies Holdings when Safair Lines was formed.

Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
Boeing 737-200 ZS-SGX Hoedspruit AFB (HDS) South Africa
0
substantial