ExecuJet South Africa recently unveiled several improvements to its FBO at Lanseria International Airport near Johannesburg. The refurbishments at the facility include a newly restyled reception area, VIP passenger lounge, crew lounge and restrooms, as well as upgraded signage.
Staff at the ExecuJet Aviation FBO at Johannesburg’s Lanseria Airport have been working around the clock to handle the influx of corporate and VIP traffic drawn to South Africa for the soccer World Cup, which concludes on July 11. As of June 21, the facility had handled 169 movements since the start of the tournament on June 11, including 27 head-of-state aircraft, as well as the U.S.
ExecuJet South Africa is set to move into its new FBO at Cape Town International Airport this month. Meanwhile, ExecuJet Europe will officially open its new VIP lounge at Berlin Schoenefeld Airport on October 23.
In Cape Town, the company is anchor tenant for a new $32 million facility that will be completed early next year.
ExecuJet South Africa is adding maintenance services at its new FBO at Cape Town International Airport. The company, a subsidiary of ExecuJet Aviation Group, will move into the new ExecuJet Business Centre in October.
Dassault Falcon Jet appointed two new authorized service centers in South Africa and reached agreement with a third company to provide support in Turkey. Bhakari Aviation and ExecuJet South Africa, both located at Lanseria International Airport, will provide scheduled and unscheduled maintenance support, transient service, troubleshooting, AOG support and basic inspections.
Spectrum Aeronautical has appointed Interjet Maintenance of South Africa to handle sales and customer support for its under-development S-33 Independence very light twinjet throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Interjet, which is based at Johannesburg’s Lanseria Airport, will provide maintenance for the Spectrum airframes and also for the airplane’s Williams International FJ33-4A-15 engines.