All African Airways World Tour

Welcome to the All African Airways 'Cross the Atlantic Ocean' tour


All African Airways pilots are invited to participate in our Atlantic Ocean Crossing tour by completing the following 3 flight legs in sequential order with a suitable long haul aircraft.

The total tour distance is 7 835 nM, and the shortest and longest legs are 686 and 3 862 nM respectively. The average tour leg distance is 2 612 nM.

Why wait? Do your flight planning, book your favorite long haul aircraft and start this tour today!


Initial departure: Johannesburg (FAOR) Final destination: Johannesburg (FAOR)
Number of flight legs: 3 Total distance: 7 835 nM
Longest leg: 3 862 nM Shortest leg: 686 nM
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Leg Departure Arrival Distance (nM)
01 Johannesburg (FAOR) Cape Town (FACT) 686
02 Cape Town (FACT) Rio de Janeiro (SBGL) 3287
03 Rio de Janeiro (SBGL) Johannesburg (FAOR) 3862

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:

Cross the Atlantic Tour Outline

... Use any long haul aircraft on which you're rated.

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

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

... Log all flight legs with NewSky.

... When you're done with all 3 legs, please contact our Events Manager, so that we can publish your award on our website. Back to our Tours Index