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SACAA Approved Aeronautical Design Organisation – D0672

Aerostruct offers comprehensive turnkey solutions for all your aeronautical engineering needs.


We are Aircraft Design Specialists

AeroStruct has been a key player in the South African aeronautical engineering field for the past 15 years, serving clients with Type Certified, Non-type Certified (exponential), and military aircraft.

Years Running

Projects To Date

Aircraft Designed & Developed

Years Collective Aeronautical Engineering Experience


Full Turnkey Aeronautical Engineering & Design Solutions


Concept and Development

We begin with the concept and development of the project and look at the following areas

  • Aerodynamic concept
  • Structural concept
  • System concept
  • Avionics Installation concept


Design and Analysis

Design and Development of aeronautical products, parts and appliances for the general aviation industry

  • Aerodynamic Design
  • Structural Design
  • System Design
  • Avionics Installation Design


Product Development

Product development of aeronautical products, parts and appliances for the general aviation industry

  • Aerodynamic parts
  • Structural parts
  • System parts
  • Avionics Installation parts



We are an approved Aeronautical Design Organisation specialising in:

  • Supplemental Type Certificates (STC)
  • Major design changes to certified and non-certifiedaircraft
  • Minor modifications & installation design blueprints
  • Modification approvals for once-off modification
Accident repair schemes
  • Aircraft and equipment design substantiation, via analysis and testing


Ground and Flight Testing

We have the facility and resources to provide any flight testing services or assessments, such as:

  • Ground Testing – Planning and Execution
  • Flight Testing – Planning and Execution
  • System Safety Assessment
  • Aviation Accident Investigation


Life Cycle Support

We offer life cycle support on all of our designs and developments.

  • Support for the development of new systems
  • Support for the mechanics and parts


Projects we are proud of

Aerial Photography, LADAR,
and Digital Mapping Installations

Airship Ie


Aerostruct has extensive experience in the installation of Cameras and scanners, either by modifying the airframe of an aircraft, or by designing pods to house equipment. Structural modifications are substantiated via Finite Element Analysis.

Geophysical Exploration
Equipment Installations

Airship Ie


From tail stingers to wingtip pods and helicopter installations, Aerostruct has extensive experience in the design, manufacture, testing and certification of custom geophysical survey equipment installations.

BGA J-type Design and Development

Airship Ie


Aerostruct have been busy with the design and development of the BGA J-Type Gyroplane, commisioned by Sabine Baring-Gould, over the last 2 years.
The prototype is now nearing completion, with succesful structural testing already..


We are ready to work with you

We trust that you are considering working with us on your next big project because you have seen our track record in combination with the quality of work we deliver, in the time frames we manage to do so.

Having that said, we are only looking to partner up with serious individuals or organisations that are dead set on getting their project off the ground.