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Solenta Aviation


General Info /// Solenta Aviation
CEO or MD Mr. Johann Minnaar, MD
Address Solenta Aviation
P O Box 469,
Lanseria, 1748
South Africa
Telephone +27 (0) 11 707 4000
Solenta Aviation website
Fleet Types 5 Embraer ERJ145/135 Regional Jets,
2 ATR72-200F Turboprop Freighters,
2 ATR72-212 Regional Turboprops,
2 ATR42-500 Regional Turboprops,
6 ATR42-320F Turboprop Freighters (DHL Livery),
1 ATR42-320 Regional Turboprop,
2 C208B Cessna Grand Caravan Turboprops,
19 B1900D Beech Twin Turboprops (DHL),
3 B1900C Beech Turboprop Freighters (DHL),
1 B1900C Beech Turboprop Passenger,
1 B200 Beech Super King Air Turboprop.
Pilot Bases / Domiciles FAOR - Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport / Johannesburg RSA

Harare, Zimbabwe,
Nairobi, Kenya
Libreville, Gabon
Dakar, Senegal
Niamey, Niger
Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Lome, Togo
Harare, Zimbabwe
Accra, Ghana
Pemba, Mocambique

Peshawar, Pakistan
Kabul, Afghanistan
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Hassi Messaoud, Algeria
Amman, Jordan
Erbil, Iraq

C208 Caravans cover the region for DHL, and also do some survey work in Botswana.

2 B1900D, 1 BE200 based in Afghanistan.

Alliance DHL
Last Update 2017/02/18: Information Updated.
Pilot Recruitment Info /// Solenta Aviation
Employer Notes

**Training Bonds for Type Ratings are offered on the E135/145 and Let 410, however company still demands that type ratings on the ATR are paid for by the candidate.


**Only review Pilot-CV's with one or more of the following aircraft type ratings: EMB135/145, ATR42/72, B1900, B200, and C208B.

* All applicants must possess a valid South African Work Permit.
* All Aircrew must possess South Africa CAA Pilot License/Medical.

Pilot Hiring
Employment - Solenta
Online Application
Online Application - Solenta
Mr. Jaco Kloosterziel, Chief Pilot
Mr. Graham Francey, Deputy Chief Pilot
Mr. Werner Wehmeyer, Deputy Chief Pilot
Mr. Stephen Jolly, Manager of Flight Operations
Mr. Russell Quinn-Kent, Deputy Chief Pilot (ERJ & B190 Fleets)