Dart Aeronautical

Dart Aeronautical (formerly Dart Aircraft Components) has been a recognised name in the aviation industry for over 40 years. The most comprehensive Avionics, Electrical, Instrument and Autopilot component overhaul facility in South Africa. The business caters to a myriad of aircraft instrumentation, electrical and avionics needs, which comprise autopilot systems, calibration, together with maintenance, repairs, as well as the major overhaul of avionics, instrumentation, electrical and autopilot components from various manufacturers. Dart Aeronautical carries a wide range of instruments to suit every aircraft big or small.

Dart Aeronautical’s repair capability includes all gyro instruments, general instrumentation, autopilots and avionics. There is also a wide range of loaner and exchange units available to reduce the down time of your aircraft.

With their well trained and experienced staff no aircraft related problem is too big or too small and they will always quote before any work is carried out.
Dart Aeronautical holds the agencies for Artex (ELT’s), Garmin, Bendix King (avionics systems), Sigma-Tek (gyro’s), JP Instruments (engine monitoring systems), S-Tec (autopilots), Mid-Continent and many other major agencies.

Our Specialists

With our experienced Technical & Support Personnel there is no task too big or too small.

We have six licensed engineers (AME holders) with a combined experience of over 70 years. These engineers have multiple licenses to cover instrument repairs and installations, gyroscopic repairs and installations (including Compass Systems), autopilot repairs and installations, and line maintenance troubleshooting and installations.

Furthermore we have two qualified technicians with a combined experience of over 10 years, who are irreplaceable when it comes to job experience.

We have three apprentices who have completed their first year of theory training and are preparing for their trade tests.

On the support team we have four administrative and procurement personnel who will always help with a smile regarding any of your needs or requests.