South Africa vACC

Welcome to the VATSIM South African vACC! We are the facility organising virtual aviation in the Republic of South Africa (and by extension Lesotho & Eswatini). South Africa presents a unique and exciting landscape for virtual aviators, offering a variety of ports & airspace - with bustling international ports such as Johannesburg's O.R. Tambo, remote isolated fields like Upington, and our oceanic airspace which covers a large part of the South Atlantic & Indian Oceans and a quarter of Antarctica.

Berndt Kruse (952432)

ACCSAF Director

Cornelus Coetzee (1155587)

ACCSAF Deputy Director

Liam Pickering (1443704)


Warren Smith (1431868)

ACCSAF Events and Marketing Director

Ryan James (1248906)

ACCSAF Deputy ATC Director

Strauss Landmann (1279447)

ACCSAF Deputy Events and Marketing Director

Recent Events

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    Luke S2 CPT

    All pilots! Join us at 1200z to help luke ach...

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    Open Skies South Afr...

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    Timothy S3 CPT

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ATC/Pilot Resources


Charts should be reviewed by all pilots flying to/from airports in South Africa vACC as well as controllers in order to understand the airspace.


Pilots flying to/from our airports should ensure they have the proper scenery installed for the best experience!

Sector Files

ATC in the South Africa vACC should download the latest sector files to ensure they are able to implement all the latest procedures.


Any other resources that can be helpful to pilots and ATC can be found by clicking on the link Miscellaneous button below.

Our Controllers

The controllers at South Africa vACC dedicate their time to provide quality ATC to pilots who fly to and from our vACC every day.


Policies and procedures ensure that operations at the vACC run smooth and efficiently.