Learn2Fly Academy

Company Information

Contact Person:

Manie van Niekerk


* Learn2Fly Academy is accredited with the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) to give training in variuos aspects of aviation, as well as being accredited with the Transport Education and Training Association (TETA).

* Learn2Fly is an affiliate of the Western College of Training (Westcol), aiding in improving education procedures for FET alignment within the aviation sector.

* Our association with the Commercial Aviation Association of South Africa (CAASA) affords us the opportunity to express and have an impact on the development of aviation training within the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SAACA), making sure that we stay abreast with any changes and advancement within the sector. We also take great pride in being awarded accreditation with the Proudly South African campaign.


Learn2Fly Academy, affectionally known as L2F, is based at Lanseria International Airport South Africa. An initiative born through the collaboration of the owners, Manie van Niekerk and Cornelius Bekker, L2F boasts various assets including their own fleet, to assist students who require extra attention without the burden of financial strain. It has rapidly become one of the busiest aviation training institutions in Gauteng averaging over 400 hours a month.

L2F occupies premises on the Southside of Lanseria International Airport, incorporating hangerage, office space and lecture rooms - offering complete training from the Private Pilot level to the Commercial Pilot level in both the theoretical and practical aspects of aviation.

All aircraft are owned by L2F. The fleet consists of Cessna C172's, a Piper Twin Commanche PA30 used in advanced training, a Jabiru and one SACAA approved flight simulator used for procedural training. L2F abides by a strict maintenance policy ensuring that the aircraft meet aviation safety standards. MPI's - Mandatory Periodic Inspections, are performed by WAT aircraft maintenance who are based at Lanseria, which ensures that aircraft down time is kept to a minimum.

The flight school's most valued asset is without a doubt the team of hand picked highly individualised and passionate people, committed in their careers as flight instructors achieving self-fulfillment by serving others in realising their dreams. Our team offers individual and personalised training designed around each student's needs, passionately exceeding customer expectations all of the time and continuously striving for perfection, whilst conducting ourselves honourably in all we do.


Physical Address

Site 113, Gate 13, Southside, Lanseria International Airport




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Postal Address

Postnet suite 12, Pvt Bag x4



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