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Welcome to the Kitty Hawk Aerodrome website!

Kitty Hawk aerodrome is located 30km and an easy 20 minute drive south east of Pretoria in the Boschkop area. The airfield is the central hub for an active aviation community and offers aircraft owners superb facilities.

The airfield is privately owned and administrated under a sectional title scheme. Membership is open to the public and non-members are welcome to fly in. Kitty Hawk does not levy landing fees and there is a fuel bay with AVGAS available 7 days a week.

Key features of the airfield include:

  • convenient location
  • 800m x 18m tar runway
  • fuel bay with AVGAS 7 days a week
  • superb clubhouse
  • Kitty Hawk Flying Club with regular social events

Discover freedom. Call us today to schedule a visit, or fly in.

AEROBATIC BOX: Extract from the AIP

Please Note:

All pilots please be aware that there is an official aerobatic box immediately to the west of the Kitty Hawk runway.

The box limits are from ground to 7500' and up to FL090 on occasion.

The aerobatic box can be active at any time but particularly on a Saturday afternoon. All aircraft using the box will be on 120.65

The recommended procedure therefore is to join overhead but to the east and keep all circuit patterns to the east.

Further details are available in the AIP ENR 5.5 Subpart 7 on the CAA website.

FAKT AD 2.20 Local Traffic Regulations

(1) Runway 01 Right hand circuits.
(2) Runway 19 Left hand circuits.
(3) Pilots to broadcast their intentions on 120,65 MHz Kitty Hawk Traffic when east of the Waterkloof CTR.
(4) Join overhead 6100 ft
(5) APPROACH 01 – Be aware of turbulence & down drafts/wind shear.
(6) Keep look out for guinea fowl & buck at times.
(7) Occasional aerobatic practice on Western side.
(8) Helicopter parking marked (H) on North Eastern side of airfield.
(9) Poor radio coms between holding point 01 & 19 at times.
(10) Caution: Westerly winds cause extreme turbulence near threshold 01.



Kitty Hawk Aero Estate FAKT
Elevation 4586ft


810m x 18m tar,  RH 01, LH 19

Coordinates S 25°51′42″   E 028°26′49″
Kitty Hawk Traffic 120.65
Notes Pilots to broadcast intentions on 120.65 when E of FAWK CTR. Power lines 2000m S of AF at approx. 300ft above rwy elev.
Fuel AVGAS is available 7 days a week. Click here for more info


Kitty Hawk Aerodrome has an easily accessible fuel bay and AVGAS is readibly available 7 days a week.
Fuel Price
Normal hours of operation
Weekdays 07h30 - 17h00
Saturdays,Sundays 07h30 - 17h00
A call-out fee outside these times of R50 will be levied. Please arrange any fuel outside normal hours with the airport manager.
Fuel Attendants
On Duty Number 078 003 1121
In their absence the nember below can be used:
Other Contacts
  Dawie Pretorius
Airport Manager
082 804 6979
Fuel System

All hangar owners can make use of the Pre-paid Fuel System at a preferential fuel price.

  • The user must always remain in credit.
  • Deposits must be at least R 2000 and must be made by direct electronic transfer into the account below.
  • Use your specifically assigned account number and your name (e.g. KH053 Smith) as a reference.
  • Funds can normally be used within one working day of the deposit showing up on the bank statement.
  • Please contact the admin office for more information on the Pre-paid Fuel System at
Banking Details
Kitty Hawk
FNB - Acc: 6246 1240 089
Church Square - 251 445
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