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Who we are

We pride ourselves in world-class service, top safety ratings and a modern helicopter fleet
Leader of the pack

NAC Helicopters has been flying since 1946: always growing; always improving. Based in the iconic V&A Waterfront, NAC Helicopters Cape Town is perfectly located to showcase the Mother City’s breath-taking beauty.

NAC Helicopters offers a professional and first-class service, ensuring that every client feels like a VIP.

Allow us to make your dreams come true as we fly you in one of our luxury helicopters, following the dramatic coastline of the Cape Peninsula or to your choice of destination.

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Meet the family

National Airways Corporation (NAC) is the largest general aviation company in Africa and one of the largest of its kind in the world.

Based at Lanseria International Airport, NAC also operates at Rand Airport in Johannesburg, the Ultimate Heliport in Midrand, Wonderboom Airport in Pretoria, the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, Virginia Airport in Durban and Port Alfred Airport in the Eastern Cape.

We offer a full range of aviation products and services to the aircraft and helicopter markets, including new and pre-owned sales, maintenance, parts, charter, international operations, air ambulance services, aircraft leasing and pilot, and technical and ATC training.

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Perfectly Piloted

We are extremely proud of every pilot in the NAC family. Brilliantly trained, every NAC pilot is tasked with flying with passion, integrity and pride in the NAC experience.

With more than 30 000 hours of combined flying under their belts, our helicopter pilots are ready to take you on the ultimate adventure over Cape Town and its incredible surrounding scenery.

Meet our pilots
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Marvellous machines

We continually upgrade our fleet to ensure that we always have the latest and safest helicopters at our disposal, to provide you with an unforgettable airborne experience.

Our elite fleet is currently represented by one Robinson 44, two Bell 206 Jetrangers, two Bell 407s and our little red rocket, the H120. Our helicopters encompass the balance between speed, luxury and the ultimate sightseeing experience of Cape Town.

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We loved everything about the Hopper helicopter ride with NAC. From the pick up to the ride itself, it was absolutely amazing and one of our biggest highlights during our Cape Town trip.
Important Flight Information
Please arrive 30 minutes before your flight. NAC offers a complimentary vehicle transfer service within the CBD, Green Point, Sea Point and Waterfront area.
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