National Airways Corporation was established in 1946, offering one of South Africa's first air charter services.
Offering a full range of aviation services and products to the fixed wing and helicopter markets, they specialize in aircraft sales, aircraft maintenance, avionics, parts sales, charter, international operations and pilot training.
From its headquarters at Lanseria Airport in Johannesburg, NAC operates a South African network of offices in Cape Town, Durban, Rand Airport in Johannesburg and Pretoria. They also have branches further afield in Botswana and Nigeria and internationally, Awesome Flight Logistics in Perth (Australia) and Specialised Aircraft Services in Wichita, USA. NAC Makana, our Cape Town Waterfront helicopter company, is a joint venture partnership between NAC and Makana Investments (Pty) Ltd.
In 1999 Imperial Holdings purchased a 62% share in NAC. Imperial Holdings is a mobility group listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. National Airways Corporation (Pty) Ltd is the operating company which is a 100% subsidiary of National Airways and Finance Corporation Limited.