SAF Aerogroup is a multi-national aviation group of companies, offering aircraft operations, pilot training, maintenance, aircraft sales and consulting to governments and NGO’s. Air operations offers; medevac, search, rescue and relief, heavy lift as well as passenger and cargo transportation, The training division offers helicopter, fixed wing and drone pilot training. All aircraft are support by the maintenance division located in key positions. In addition, the company has a well-established aircraft division.
CEO SAF AEROGROUP and Head of Europe Region
SAF AEROGROUP COO & MD European Operations
SAF AEROGROUP Head of Africa and Middle-East Region CEO Starlite Aviation
Head of AERO SUPPORT FORCE Maintenance & Logistics for SAF AEROGROUP
SAF AEROGROUP HR Director
SAF AEROGROUP CFO
“A business whose only objective is to make money in the short term, loses sight of the true meaning of the value creation: to offer a service to the customer of such quality that it guarantees the long-term relationship.”
Tristan Serretta – SAF Aerogroup CEO
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SAF AEROGROUP comprises of numerous dedicated aircraft maintenance organisations, providing maintenance and logistic requirements for all aircraft operated by SAF Aerogroup Group through a network of highly skilled and responsive expert team.
European maintenance centres are situated in Albertville, Paris and La Réunion with certified satellite AMO’s being established at key locations worldwide, providing on-site maintenance for the contracted fleet of aircraft.
SAF AEROGROUP training is delivered by Starlite Aviation Training Academy, Durban and Mossel Bay, South Africa and X-Aero Training Academy, Albertville, France and La Réunion.
Starlite Aviation Training Academy is offers training to commercial and governments from ab initio to advanced training for helicopter, aeroplane and drone pilots, as well as Virtual Reality mission training.