2019 Presidential Inauguration

The 2019 presidential Inauguration took place at Loftus Verseveld stadium in the city of Tswane. South Africa’s newly appointed president his excellency President Cyril Ramaposa was sworn in on Saturday 25th May 2019.

Pretoria residents might of noticed a lot of South African Air force activity days before the ceremony, operating from Airforce base Swartkop and Waterkloof.

Aircraft types that were seen during the days flypast on the 25th consisted of both museum and current air force assets.

Aircraft types flown
SAAF Museum

Puma
Alouettes IIIs
Vampire
Cessna C185
Bosbok
Kudu

Current SAAF Types
Hawk
Gripen
C130BZ
Casa 212
Cessna Caravan C208
Pilatus PC12
Beechcraft KingAirs
PC7MKIIs
Silver Falcons
Boeing BBJ
Dassualt Falcon 50
Dassualt Falcon 900
Rooivalk
Oryx
Lynx
A109
Bk117

South African Airways
2 x Airbus A340

Photos below from various Friends of Aviation Central.
ORTIA Planes spotter, Peter Cronje, Johan Stephens, Dries Beetge and Andre Nel.
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