Sabi Sabi Airstrip Information
|Sabi Sabi Airstrip Facts|
|Co-Ordinates||Latitude: S 24° 56′ 68.9″Longitude: E 31° 26′ 82.0″|
|Length:||1.5 km bitumen Sealed Surface – 60m unsurfaced overrun at each end.|
|Width:||18m – total cleared width of 60m|
|Turning Circle:||Turning circle at each end of airstrip with 40m diameter|
|Parking:||Overnight parking available for aircrafts secured with electric fencing – measurements are 45m x 30m.|
|Noise Restrictions:||No aircraft with a noise level exceeding the range between a Cessna Caravan and a De Havilland Dash may land at the airstrip without prior permission from Sabi Sabi management.|
|Arrival/Departures:||Arrivals & departures of aircraft to keep to times between 11h30 and 14h30. Permission is required from Sabi Sabi for any arrivals/departures outside these times.|
|Features:||Meet & Greet facility with complimentary refreshments for arrivals & departures.|
|Notes: Private aircraft and charter landings are required to complete an indemnity before permission is granted by Sabi Sabi. Click here to download the Airstrip Indemnity Form.|
|Federal Air Dedicated Aircraft To Sabi Sabi|
|Aircraft Type:||Jetstream J31/J32 – Twin Engine and fully pressurised|
On board refreshments / Stand up cabin
Luggage allowed up to 20kg
|Schedule||O.R. Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) to Sabi Sabi: 12h40 – 13h45
Sabi Sabi to O.R. Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg): 10h50 – 11h55
- Personalised Meet & Greet at OR Tambo International (Johannesburg) Airport.
- Personalised Meet & Greet on arrival at Sabi Sabi Airstrip.
- Complimentary transfers to Sabi Sabi lodges from the airfield.
|The normal 12 seater caravan schedules will still apply and will operate per normal from Johannesburg to Sabi Sabi. ie.|
|O.R. Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) to Sabi Sabi||09h15-10h20
|Sabi Sabi to O.R. Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg)||10h50-11h55
Reservations for all the abovementioned flights can be made with our central reservations office:
Tel: +27 (11) 447-7172
Fax: +27 (11) 442-0728
Sabi Sabi is also able to arrange 44-seaters for landing at the airfield.
Should a charter arrival be shared amongst other private lodges in the area, there will be a landing fee payable by non-Sabi Sabi guests. Pricing available on request.
Please note that a fee of R2500 will be imposed for any aircraft landing or take-off (if not on same day) and is applicable to aircraft larger than 9000kg. This is to facilitate professional personnel that are required to comply with fire-fighting, evacuation and safety regulations which are set out by the Civil Aviation Authority.