When you choose Guardian Air for your private air charter, you have the assurance of absolute quality, utmost privacy and highly personalised service. We understand the intricacies of the air charter environment and promise a seamless experience for our discerning passengers. We have a proud reputation for our professional and empathetic management of the diversity of cultures we encounter. Businesspeople, leisure travelers and other high profile people choose us for our uncompromising commitment to customer service, exceptional onboard amenities, comfort and safety.
Guardian Air is renowned for delivering quality in flight service. Meals, snacks and refreshments are fresh and delicious, with flexible options to suite guests’ specific requirements. All meals on attended flights are served on white ceramic plates, with silver cutlery. Meals are prepared onboard by attendants who have culinary skills.
At Guardian Air, we are continually inspired by the exquisite and vast topographies of Africa and the awe inspiring adventure of viewing it from the air. Our pilots revel at sharing this experience with our guests. From the vantage point of our aircraft, guests can look down on diverse landscapes, rivers, desert and may see wildlife such as elephants, buffalo, giraffe and buck. We offer safari charters and tourist transfers throughout the Southern African region, including the Kruger National Park, the Delta in Botswana and the Namibian desert. Our safari charters can be tailor made to our guests’ needs to include onboard meals and snacks, as well as accommodation at their destinations.
Guardian Air employs a full time team of highly experienced charter and medivac pilots. Our team comprises of qualified aviation professionals who all hold valid pilot licenses, with an average of 15 years experience. We have extensive aviation expertise and sound experience in African continental operations. Our pilots are handpicked for their aviation aptitude, unwavering commitment to safety and commendable people skills. These traits are highly prized in the Guardian Air family.
We invest in ongoing skills development and training for our flight crew. This includes participating in training programmes with credible institutions and regular practice in simulators.
King Air 200
DASSAULT FALCON 50EX
DASSAULT FALCON 20
CESSNA CITATION V
BEECHCRAFT KING AIR 200
Guardian Air’s roots are in aircraft and aviation management, with our professional operations team and experienced technicians offering intelligent and qualified services. Being aircraft owners ourselves, we understand and can identify with our clients’ needs. We provide an encompassing suite of services including ground handling, personnel management, administration, maintenance, planning, budgets and cost containment. Through consolidation of assets, expertise and services, we offer value adding solutions at a reasonable price. As the lease holders of Hanger 33 at Lanseria International Airport, we are able to provide hangarage for our clients.
Aircraft maintenance is disciplined at Guardian Air. We do not compromise on safety, compliance with regulations or adherence to manufacturer specifications. This commitment is standard. Our highly skilled engineers are certified to care for and repair a wide range of aircraft. Stringent internal controls are in place to ensure quality workmanship and regulatory compliance.
Entrusting your aircraft maintenance to Guardian Air gives you the reassurance of utmost safety, reliability, intelligent cost control and efficiency so that you get the most out of your investment. Our maintenance and support services are available 24 hours a day to minimize downtime.
Guardian Air is a trusted provider of qualified, quick response, 24-Hour Air Ambulance services throughout Africa. Our dedicated fleet of ICU Air Ambulance Jets is capable of transporting multiple patients in comfort, with the highest standard of care.
The vast distances, varying geographies and remoteness of locations on the African continent make for a challenging environment. Together with our medical partners, Guardian Air has the operational expertise and resources to manage the unique challenges of medical emergencies in Africa.
We are aeromedical service providers to ER24 EMS (PTY) Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of Medicinlic International (Plc), as well as Netcare911 (PTY) Ltd, allowing them to offer world class Air Ambulance services as part of their global portfolios.
Along with with ER24, Guardian Air has been nominated for Air Ambulance Company of the Year globally and was the first NAAMTA accreditation on the African Continent. We have also been nominated as the official aeromedical service provider to the South Atlantic island of St Helena.
NAAMTA, a (ISO) 9001:2008 Quality Management System Certified company, is the new accreditation standard bearer for the medical transport industry, offering procedures and guidelines for quality management systems that optimise transport safety and patient care. Since NAAMTA’s inception in 2009, great strides have been made to improve the standard of performance among medical transport systems globally.
Guardian Air is a trusted air charter and aviation management company, providing a suite of specialised services to meet the discerning needs of business travelers, tourists and adventurers in Africa. From our base at Lanseria International Airport in Gauteng, South Africa, we offer comprehensive aircraft management and maintenance solutions to aircraft owners and organizations, as well as air ambulance services to two trusted, private emergency medical care companies.
Guardian Air (PTY) Ltd (Reg: 2009/009813/07) started as an aviation asset management company in 2009. Today through our subsidiary company, Guardian Air Asset Management, we have international and domestic operating licenses issued by the Department of Transport in South Africa as well as a non-schedule operating license issued by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) which is endorsed for aeromedical transfers.
Guardian Air also has a dedicated maintenance division, Guardian Air Maintenance (PTY) Ltd (AMO:1401).
Aircraft types on our operating certificate include King Air 200, Citation 560, Falcon 20, Falcon 50EX and Hawker 700A.