All African Airways Blast from the Past (1) Tour

All African Airways 'Blast from the Past (1)' tour

Blast from th Past Tour Badge

Pilots are invited to complete the All African Airways 'BLAST FROM THE PAST (1)' tour, by completing the following Southern Africa flight legs consecutively, with a DC-3 Dakota, which is based at our Cape Town Airport All African Airways museum.


Initial departure: Cape Town International (FACT) Final destination: Cape Town International (FACT)
Number of flight legs: 10 Total distance: 1 043 nM
Longest leg: 285 nM Shortest leg: 6.8 nM


Leg Departure Arrival Distance (nM)
01 Cape Town International (FACT) Overberg AFB (FAOB) 90
02 Overberg AFB (FAOB) George (FAGG) 110
03 George (FAGG) Port Elizabeth (FAPE) 161
04 Port Elizabeth (FAPE) East London (FAEL) 125
05 East London (FAEL) Oudtshoorn (FAOH) 285
06 Oudtshoorn (FAOH) Robertson (FARS) 114
07 Robertson (FARS) Worcester (FAWC) 26
08 Worcester (FAWC) Langebaan AFB (FALW) 75
09 Langebaan AFB (FALW) Ysterplaat AFB (FAYP) 58
10 Ysterplaat AFB (FAYP) Cape Town International (FACT) 6.8

Success criteria

For successful completion of this tour, and to be awarded with a tour badge for your pilot profile, you must adhere to the following criteria:

Blast 1 Tour Outline

... You may only use a DC-3 Dakota for this tour.

... Complete all tour legs with normal simulator speed (accellerated flights are not allowed).

... Fly all 10 legs as indicated above, in the correct sequence.

... Log all flight legs with our Virtual Airline flight tracking system.

... Once you've started the tour, you must complete it, you're not permitted to do any other flights in between.

... When you're done, please submit our Tour Tracking Sheet to your hub manager for evaluation.

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