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The SACAA Night Rating Endorsement in combination with a valid Private Pilot’s Licence allows the holder to act as pilot in command of an aircraft during the night, in Visual Meteorological Conditions (VMC). This endorsement is used for General recreational purposes and is necessary to hold if wishing to obtain a Commercial Pilot’s Licence.


To qualify for a Night Rating Endorsement you will have to meet the criteria set by the South African Civil Aviation Authority. You will have to:

  • Be the holder of a valid SACAA PPL
  • Passed the set CAA exam
  • Successfully complete the minimum set training requirements


Cirrus Certified Training is a South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) approved Aviation Training Organization (ATO). We form the core Training division under our parent company, CDC Aviation (Pty) Ltd.

CDC Aviation (Pty) Ltd is the exclusive dealer within Africa for Cirrus Aircraft. We are extremely proud to be associated with Cirrus Aircraft in all aspects within the company from Aircraft Sales to Flight Training and Cirrus Aircraft Maintenance.

AS an approved Cirrus Aircraft Training centre (CTC), all students are able to register with the Cirrus online training portal for constant state of the art online material to assist with training, designed by the guys at Cirrus themselves.

All Cirrus Instructors are TCI ( Training centre instructors) and CSIP ( Cirrus Standardized Instructor Pilots) qualified, a recognized Cirrus Factory instructor qualification given by Cirrus factory instructors.

You can feel rest assured that CDC Aviation (Pty) Ltd is fully capable of handling all you aviation needs in a professional and safe environment.

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