President’s Trophy Air Race


The 2021 Edition of the PTAR to be held 21st & 22nd of May 2021 at Ermelo, Entries are open, see panel to the Right. Keep a look-out for email communication on the run-up to the event. If you have any queries, contact

To Enter: please go to this link –

The fees are as follows:

1. Entry Fee R 3 850 as an early bird fee per aircraft  (This amount can be paid into the SAPFA bank account) – Fee will increase to R 4500 after 30th April as late entry fee.

2. Membership fees Aero Club & SAPFA R 900 per crew member – to register or renew 

3. FAI licence R 260 per crew member (Also can be purchased on line on the Aero Club Bluebox payment system)

   If neither of the crew are SAPFA members then the total fee per crew is R 2320. If preferred, this total amount can be paid to SAPFA, SAPFA will apportion to Aero Club the membership fees.

4. Additional banquet tickets R 450 ea (The two crew members get a banquet ticket each as part of the Entry fee of R 3 850)

5. Accommodation – Options for Accommodation, we have negotiated rates at Ermelo Inn for the competitors and guests – please mention PTAR in your booking.

            Single    R 800             B&B R 955
            Sharing  R 950             B&B R 1260

6. Car Rental – Options to follow

SPONSORS – To follow

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Briefing Notes and Ermelo Reporting Points – to follow

      Frequencies to use:

 Overall Results  
 Trophy – List of Awards