Welcome to South Africa's largest city and financial center — not to mention the continent's best aviation infrastructure.
City at a Glance: Johannesburg
Country: Republic of South Africa (RSA)
Status: Largest city
Country visa requirement: Not required for U.S., Canadian, Mexican, or most European countries for up to 90 days.
Landing permit requirement: Yes; RSA civil aviation authority issues clearance number. Short notice weekend flights accepted with filed flight plan.
Sponsor letter required: No
Aircraft documents required: Airworthiness certificate, aircraft registration, insurance certificate with country coverage.
Any other requirements for visiting aircraft: Yellow fever vaccination required at least ten days before entrance for aircraft arriving from yellow fever-infected countries, including technical stops. Also, prior to landing, aircraft arriving from infected areas must be disinfected and empty spray cans presented to health authorities.
Carbon trading requirement: No
ATC procedures: ICAO Pans Ops
Any unique procedures: No
Metric or feet: Feet
WGS 84-compliant: Yes
Local navigator required: No