Permits required for Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve

The landowner at Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve (Franschoek, Western Cape) has expressed concern about a handful of paraglider pilots who refuse to pay permit fees. These objections are based on the mistaken premise that the launch site does not fall under the Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve. We have included a link below, which shows a map with the boundaries of MRNR. Site …

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Feedback on Process Improvements

SAHPA Members, We’d like to give you some feedback on our attempts to improve internal operations. We hope this demonstrates our ongoing commitment to improving levels of service to the flying community. In the beginning of 2019, Louise gave us input on which processes required the most data-capturing and unnecessary rework. She explained how the bulk …

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CARCOM 2020 Submission – Invitation to Comment

Hello SAHPA Members The SAHPA Committee have undertaken the much-needed regulatory re-write and hereby invite all current SAHPA members to comment on the Final Draft. Our aim is three fold: Establish a practical licensing system which is fit-for-purpose Regularising standards Reducing regulatory costs for all SAHPA members.  By way of explanation: We were guided by the instructors seminar …

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