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12/05/2014 - 15:46

Technical and Runway Specifications:

o Airport ICAO Code - FAPG
o Airport IATA Code - PBZ
o Longitude/Latitude - E 023° 19' 40.00" / S 34° 05' 25.00"
23.327778 / -34.090279
o Magnetic Variation - W 26°10.1' (2008-04)
o Time Zone - UTC+2

Runway Information
Runway 12 / 30

Dimension: 4003 x 66 ft / 1220.1 x 20.1 m
Runway 12 Runway 30
Longitude: 23.321264 / E 023° 19' 16.55" 23.334292 / E 023° 20' 03.45"
Latitude: E34.089322 / S 34° 05' 21.56" E34.091233 / S 34° 05' 28.44"
End Elevation: 444.0 ft 465.0 ft
Alignment: 124.0 304.0
Slope: 0.5 -0.5

General Aerodrome Methodology

o Total site, Ptn105 of Roodefontein No 440, in extent 65,9984ha
o Height above sea level 456ft
o Navigational aids – non directional beacon, 277.5MHz frequency
o Radio frequency 124.80
o Tar runway measuring 1220m in length and 20m in width, 2 x 60m over-runs.
o Stewart Scott International has been appointed to do assessment for extension of the runway.
o Land surveyor is duty-bound to perform study of the Aerodrome’s land distribution and to consolidate into one Leas-able property.
o 42 Privately owned hangers, terminal building with toilets
o Tar access road and partially paved open car park.
o Fully fenced property with three access gates
o Category 2 Aerodrome with no scheduled flights (As per SA-CAA standards).
o Current Staff: Senior Airport Operations Officer, Airport Operations Officer and two re-fuellers.
o No fire fighting and rescue services for scheduled flights.
o Airport operating during municipal working hours only: 07h30 – 16h30 Mon - Thurs and 07h30 – 13h30 Fri.
Standby from Fri. 13h30 – Mon 07h30 & Callouts as per schedule to cover weekends & public holidays.

Business listing
02/05/2011 - 15:04

Robberg Nature Reserve

Robberg Peninsula is a Nature Reserve that offers great walking and hiking trails and is an excellent site for whale and dolphin sightings. There are a choice of three circular routes of increasing difficulty and distance. The trip around the Point takes about four hours.

- Fires only allowed at designated spots in the parking area.
- Open daily 7am to 5pm. Open till 8pm in December/January.
- Speed Limit 20 km/hr.

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Business listing
25/05/2011 - 22:05

Robberg Beach, Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route

Blue Flag Beach... Popular for long walks, the beach stretches for kilometres between the Robberg Peninsula and Beacon Island.

Facilities include public toilets and various parking areas.

Business listing
01/05/2011 - 19:14

PLETTENBERG BAY AIRPORT, (FAPG/PBZ), GARDEN ROUTE, SOUTH AFRICA

General Info

Country
South Africa

ICAO ID
FAPG

Time
UTC+2

Latitude
S34-05.3

Longitude
E023-19.7

Elevation
465 feet

Type
Civil

Magnetic Variation
026° W

Communications
General -124.8

Runway 12/30
Dimension - 4003 feet
Surface - Asphalt

Navaids
NDB - PY 278

This data is not intended to be a replacement for official publications or flight briefings.

FLIGHT TRAINING
Outeniqua Flight Academy: 083 453 5204

CHARTER
African Ramble: 083 375 6514

SKY DIVE
Sky Dive Plett: 072 839 6656

ACCOMMODATION
Mark Porter: 082 574 1090

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16/05/2016 - 12:16

National Sea Rescue Institute - Plettenberg Bay

The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) is a non-profit organisation that saves lives on South African waters. Sea Rescue is run by 880 highly skilled volunteers who are on standby day and night throughout the year.

The NSRI has 29 coastal and three inland stations. It has a fleet of 72 rescue craft, 21 vehicles and access to a range of helicopters. NSRI enjoys a good working relationship with other emergency services and believes that it is through team effort that lives are saved.

Plettenberg Bay, Emergency, Information
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Business listing
21/04/2011 - 15:06

General Info

Country
South Africa

ICAO ID
FAGG

Time
UTC+2

Latitude
-34.005553
34° 00' 19.99" S

Longitude
22.378889
022° 22' 44.00" E

Elevation
648 feet
198 meters

Type
Civil

Magnetic Variation
025° W (07/06)

Communications
TWR - 118.9
APRON - 122.65
APP - 118.9
ATIS - 126.225

Runway 11/29
Dimension - 6562 x 148 ft (2000 x 45 m)
Surface - Asphalt
ILS - Yes
PCN - 049FBYU

Navaids
NDB - GG 260
VOR/DME - GRV 116.6
ILS LOC Runway 29 - GGI 110.1
ILS LOC Runway 11 - GEI 109.5

This data is not intended to be a replacement for official publications or flight briefings.

Business listing
10/05/2017 - 15:48

Garden Route Images, South Africa, by Outeniqua Flight Academy -George, Hartenbos, Knysna, Mossel Bay, Plettenberg Bay, Sedgefield, Wilderness.

Garden Route Images, South Africa -George Plettenberg Bay Knysna Mossel Bay
Garden Route Images, South Africa -George Plettenberg Bay Knysna Mossel Bay
Garden Route Images, South Africa -George Plettenberg Bay Knysna Mossel Bay
Garden Route Images, South Africa -George Plettenberg Bay Knysna Mossel Bay
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25/05/2011 - 16:29

Garden of Eden, Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route

The Garden of Eden in Harkeville Forest offers the visitor a chance to explore the moister forest tree species from the vantage point of a picturesque picnic spot.

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10/05/2017 - 15:48

Flight School - South Africa

Here at Outeniqua Flight Academy we specialize in fixed-wing flight training and present the complete curriculum from ab-initio training for the Private Pilot’s License up to and including the preparation for the Airline Transport Pilot’s License. We pride ourselves in presenting top-standard training albeit in a relaxed atmosphere where the career-oriented student and the person wanting to fly only for fun, feel equally at home and well taken care of. All our training is done on a one-on one basis to ensure personal attention, catering for your individual needs and requirements.

Situated in Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape, South Africa, we are at the heart of the beautiful Garden Route Area. Making every flight, whether it be for fun or training, a breathtaking memory. Ideally located in between George and Port Elizabeth Airports, our students receive frequent exposure of operating in the vicinity of major airports, which is of paramount importance to the experience, safety, and radio capabilities of a student. Making Plettenberg Bay one of the best places for flight training.

South Africa, is ideal for flight training due to our favorable weather right through the year, reducing the time it takes to finish the courses in comparison with most other countries. We're able to offer unbeatable value-for-money to students from abroad due to the very favorable exchange rate.

Our Instructors:

We pride ourselves on only selecting Instructors who are passionate about teaching, with quality training background and a excellent flying history. Our Chief Flight Instructor, Fritz v.d. Westhuizen is one of the best Instructors in the country with over 15,000 hours split between helicopter and fixed wing aircraft. He has been flying all over the world over the years and is one of the few qualified Designated Examiners for Civil Aviation Authority S.A. Giving Outeniqua Flight Academy a good balance of experience and a wealth of knowledge to tap into.

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Business listing
10/05/2017 - 15:48

Flight School - South Africa

Here at Outeniqua Flight Academy we specialize in fixed-wing flight training and present the complete curriculum from ab-initio training for the Private Pilot’s License up to and including the preparation for the Airline Transport Pilot’s License. We pride ourselves in presenting top-standard training albeit in a relaxed atmosphere where the career-oriented student and the person wanting to fly only for fun, feel equally at home and well taken care of. All our training is done on a one-on one basis to ensure personal attention, catering for your individual needs and requirements.

Situated in Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape, South Africa, we are at the heart of the beautiful Garden Route Area. Making every flight, whether it be for fun or training, a breathtaking memory. Ideally located in between George and Port Elizabeth Airports, our students receive frequent exposure of operating in the vicinity of major airports, which is of paramount importance to the experience, safety, and radio capabilities of a student. Making Plettenberg Bay one of the best places for flight training.

South Africa, is ideal for flight training due to our favorable weather right through the year, reducing the time it takes to finish the courses in comparison with most other countries. We're able to offer unbeatable value-for-money to students from abroad due to the very favorable exchange rate.

Our Instructors:

We pride ourselves on only selecting Instructors who are passionate about teaching, with quality training background and a excellent flying history. Our Chief Flight Instructor, Fritz v.d. Westhuizen is one of the best Instructors in the country with over 15,000 hours split between helicopter and fixed wing aircraft. He has been flying all over the world over the years and is one of the few qualified Designated Examiners for Civil Aviation Authority S.A. Giving Outeniqua Flight Academy a good balance of experience and a wealth of knowledge to tap into.

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