Jannie Loutzis


MANAGEMENT

As a Grade 1 Flight instructor and Designated Flight Examiner Jannie has more than 22 years of experience within the aviation industry training pilots for big names such as SAA and the SAPS as well as thousands flying hours at the controls of advanced aircraft such as the Beechcraft Baron, Beechcraft King Air, PC-12 and many more. Jannie personally makes sure that training standards at Loutzavia is of the highest possible standard making Loutzavia one of the best fliying schools in the country.


Henry Miles


MANAGEMENT

As chief charter pilot and head of charter operation, Henry makes sure that Loutzavia Charters can provide the safest and most professional service to each and every client. Henry is also head of Loutzavia Rand, a second branch of the Loutzavia group that was opened in order to accommodate our clients that stay in Johannesburg and the surrounding areas. As always Henry makes sure that the same standard of safety and professionalism in maintained when training pilots at Loutzavia Rand.


Gavin Jansen van Rensburg


CHIEF FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR

At the age of 20 Gavin became the youngest flight instructor to graduate from Loutzavia. He has since gained enough experience to become a Grade 2 Flight Instructor, multi-engine instructor and the holder of an Airline Transport Pilot Licence. Gavin is currently working towards the needed experience in order to become a Designated Flight Examiner before progressing to a major airline


Steyn Roux


FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS

Steyn started his Private Pilots License with Loutzavia in January 2011 and has been an instructor at the school since late 2012. Steyn is currently working his way up towards the airlines where he aspires to be a training captain on the Boeing 777.


Johan Myburgh


FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS

After starting his Private Pilots License in January 2013 Johan quickly progressed towards his Commercial Pilots License and in May 2014, after graduating as a flight instructor, Johan joined the team at Loutzavia. Johan hopes to one day join the ranks of a major airline as a training captain flying the Boeing 777 and 787..


Anine Bothma


FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS

Anine joined Loutzavia in 2013 to complete her CPL. During her training she worked part time as part of the Loutzavia team. After completing her Instructors Rating she started working full time as an instructor. From here on she would like to pursue opportunities in corporate flying.


Tammy Smit


FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS

After completing her PPL with Loutzavia in 2011, Tammy was accepted into the Comair Cadet programme and has since completed her CPL and instructors rating with Loutzavia. She now works as a Grade 2 instructor and hopes to fly for Comair in a few years.


Martin van Heerden


FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS

Martin started with his PPL with Loutzavia in 2012. After completing all his training up to his Instructors rating he started working full time as an instructor. He would like to work for Cathay Pacific in the near future.


Neil Joubert


FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS

I’ve started my PPL training with Loutzavia in 2010 and ever since been part of the Loutzavia Family, I the finished with my commercial License in 2013. Shortly after my commercial license I was employed by Loutzavia charters as Operations Assistant and worked there for two years .After the two years I was for tuned to also do my instructors rating to become an instructor at Loutzavia, On January 2017 I became a full time instructor for Loutzavia.


Dian Smit


OPERATIONS MANAGER

I’ve started my aviation career in 2006 where I have worked in the operations for until now, I have also completed my PPL and will be completing my commercial Pilot Licence shortly. I worked for National Airways Corporation (NAC) as Base Manager for two years on contract and stared working with the Loutzavia Family as Operations Manager in February 2017.My coal is to finish my instructors rating and become an instructor for Loutzavia.


Elizke Blofield


FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS

Started her flying in 2012 at Loutzavia.In 2016 she obtain a frozen APTL.While working at exams she completed her flight instructors rating and has been a full time instructor since.She aspires to join a leading airlibne one day as a training captain


Lourens Kotze


OPERATIONS

After completing his Private Pilots License in early 2015 Lourens joined the operations staff at Loutzavia and continues to play an important part in the everyday operation of the company. Lourens is currently completing his Commercial Pilots License and hopes to one day be an instructor at Loutzavia.


Sakkie Visser


FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR / FLIGHT OPERATIONS MANAGER

Sakkie started with his PPL in January 2012 and completed his CPL by 2013. In order to fund his instructors rating he then went to work in the USA as a custom harvester. He started working full time in operations in 2016 while completing his Instructors rating and is now working as Operations Manager and Flight Instructor. He plans to fly sea planes in the near future.


Gideon Serfontein


FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR

Gideon started training with Loutzavia in 2012. After completing all his training he started giving instruction in February 2016. He plans on flying the Beechcraft 1900 in Africa and dreams of flying the Boeing 747-400 one day. His life motto is – “Ability may get you to the top, but its character that keeps you there” – John Wooden.


CJ Brouwer


CHIEF GROUND INSTRUCTOR

CJ started flying in 2011 and completed his instructors rating in September 2011. He plans on becoming a GR1 Flight Instructor and a Designated Flight Examiner. He plans on doing contract flying in Africa in the future.


Seann Gerber


FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR

I’ve started my PPL in 2014 after that completed my CPL ,and worked as an Operations Manager at Loutzavia when I got the opportunity to fly in Africa for a while and doing instructors rating. Im now full time instructor at the Loutzavia Family.


Jackie de Klerk


ADMINISTRATION / PUBLIC RELATIONS

"Goeie werk de Klerk", the name given to Jackie by those who work with her. As part of the administation staff at Loutzavia and personal assiatant to CEO Maria Loutzis, Jackie is always working to make sure everything runs as smoothly as possible.


Elisca Staats


RECEPTIONIST

Friendly face of Loutzavia.Always smiling and here to help.Elisca Started working at Loutzavia on the 27th of February 2017 Elisca is working to help everyone where she possibly can,to ensure that everyone works with a smile