All African Airways Tours

Welcome to the All African Airways 'Star Of Southern Africa' tour

Star of Southern Africa Tour Badge

Pilots are invited to complete the All African Airways 'Star of Southern Africa' tour. You must complete the following 28 Southern Africa flight legs consecutively, with suitable aircraft, on which you're rated.


Initial departure: Johannesburg (FAOR) Final destination: Johannesburg (FAOR)
Number of flight legs: 28 Total distance: 13 930 nM nM
Longest leg: 766 nM Shortest leg: 234 nM
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Leg Departure Arrival Distance (nM)
01 Johannesburg (FAOR) Windhoek (FYWH) 629
02 Windhoek (FYWH) Johannesburg (FAOR) 629
03 Johannesburg (FAOR) Walvis Bay (FYWB) 766
04 Walvis Bay (FYWB) Johannesburg (FAOR) 766
05 Johannesburg (FAOR) Upington (FAUP) 397
06 Upington (FAUP) Johannesburg (FAOR) 397
07 Johannesburg (FAOR) Cape Town (FACT) 686
08 Cape Town (FACT) Johannesburg (FAOR) 686
09 Johannesburg (FAOR) Overberg (FAOB) 653
10 Overberg (FAOB) Johannesburg (FAOR) 653
11 Johannesburg (FAOR) George (FAGG) 562
12 George (FAGG) Johannesburg (FAOR) 562
13 Johannesburg (FAOR) Port Elizabeth (FAPE) 491
14 Port Elizabeth (FAPE) Johannesburg (FAOR) 491
15 Johannesburg (FAOR) East Londen (FAEL) 415
16 East Londen (FAEL) Johannesburg (FAOR) 415
17 Johannesburg (FAOR) Umtata (FAUT) 326
18 Umtata (FAUT) Johannesburg (FAOR) 326
19 Johannesburg (FAOR) Durban (FALE) 259
20 Durban (FALE) Johannesburg (FAOR) 259
21 Johannesburg (FAOR) Maputo (FQMA) 234
22 Maputo (FQMA) Johannesburg (FAOR) 234
23 Johannesburg (FAOR) Beira (FQBR) 529
24 Beira (FQBR) Johannesburg (FAOR) 529
25 Johannesburg (FAOR) Harare (FVHA / FVRG) * 517
26 Harare (FVHA / FVRG) * Johannesburg (FAOR) 517
27 Johannesburg (FAOR) Victoria Falls (FVFA) 501
28 Victoria Falls (FVFA) Johannesburg (FAOR) 501

* Some databases indicate that Harare (Zimbabwe) has an ICAO code FVHA, while others refer to FVRG, you may log your flight to FVHA, but set up your aircraft systems to FVRG (if necessary).

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:

Star of Southern Africa Tour Outline

... You may use different aircraft for respective leg pairs (from FAOR to a destination and then back to FAOR).

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

... Fly all legs as indicated above, you do not have to fly them in the correct sequence.

... All flight legs must be initiated from within the Awards section in NewSky.

... When you've completed the tour, please let our Events Manager know, so that we can update your Pilot profile with the applicable tour badge.

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