All African Airways World Tour

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


All African Airways pilots are invited to participate in our Indian Ocean Crossing tour by completing the following 5 flight legs in sequential order with a suitable long haul aircraft.

The total tour distance is 10 980 nM, and the shortest and longest legs are 686 and 3740 nM respectively. The average tour leg distance is 2 196 nM.

Why delay? Do your flight planning, book an available All Afrian Airways aircraft, and start the tour today!


Initial departure: Johannesburg (FAOR) Final destination: Johannesburg (FAOR)
Number of flight legs: 5 Total distance: 10 980 nM
Longest leg: 3 740 nM Shortest leg: 686 nM
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Leg Departure Arrival Distance (nM)
01 Johannesburg (FAOR) Madagascar (FMMI) 1153
02 Madagascar (FMMI) Perth (YPPH) 3740
03 Perth (YPPH) Mauritius (FIMP) 3178
04 Mauritius (FIMP) Cape Town (FACT) 2223
05 Cape Town (FACT) Johannesburg (FAOR) 686

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 Indian Ocean 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.

When you're done with all 5 tour legs, (remember to log all your flights in NewSky), please contact our Events Manager, so that we can publish your award on our website. Back to our Tours Index