SAHPA is an acronym for the South African Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association which has the following scope of included sports:
- paragliders (PG)
- hang gliders (HG)
- powered paragliders (PPG)
- powered hang gliders (PHG)
All pilots that part take in these sports must be licensed by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA), as required by the Civil Aviation Act. Please see Legislation & Regulations for more information.
Many people are confused about role of SAHPA, when contrasted against SACAA. SAHPA is a membership organisation which represents the interests of pilots, and facilitates administration of licences with SACAA.
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