Madiba Bay School of Flight

Port Elizabeth International Airport Boeing Street, Walmer, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

12 Aircraft Flight School with expensive state of the art 6 Sling 2 Aircraft machines - one of the best training aircraft in the world


Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License, Instrument Rating, Multi Engine

International Students


Aircraft fleet number


Aircraft fleet

6 Sling 2, 4 Cessna 152, 1 Piper Cherokee 140, 1 Twin Comanche


South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA)

Entry Requirements

Please contact MBSF

Madiba Bay School of Flight was founded in 2007. It is a flight school based in Port Elzabeth International Airport, South Africa. It is a South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) accredited Pilot Training Organization.

The location of the flight school is truly conducive for an aspiring pilot since Port Elizabeth International Airport is the best airport in the African region with full instrument facilities.

Courses offered:

  • Private Pilot License (PPL)
  • Commercial Pilot License (CPL)
  • Instrument Rating
  • Multi-Engine Rating
  • Night Rating

Why join Madiba Bay School of Flight?

Training is done with a total of twelve (12) aircraft fleet that includes 4 Cessna 152's, 1 Piper Cherokee, 1 Piper Twin Comanche, and 6 Sling 2.

Facilities include lecture rooms, briefing rooms, exam rooms, and student lounge. They provide playing pool, coffee, and WIFI for free.

The Madiba building is situated right next to the main taxiway. The upstairs part of their building has a student lounge and balcony that looks out over the runways, from where you can watch your friends perfecting their landing technique.

The flight school does not offer food and residential accommodations. However, they provide a list of available accommodations around the airport area which students can choose from.

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