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Location ( Click on Picture above to zoom in )

Quaggasfontein is 27 km (17 miles) west of Colesberg (S 30 43 20  & E 25 05 58) at an elevation of 1343 m (4475 feet) above sea level in the Northern Cape Province (State) of South Africa. Colesberg is situated roughly midway between Johannesburg and Cape Town and is two hours drive from Bloemfontein airport.  

GPS co-ordinates for Quaggasfontein (WGS 84) are latitude 30 46' 48,9" and longitude 24 49' 03,6". Quaggasfontein has a helipad, a 15 knot windsock and can provide hangarage for two Robinson 44 helicopters or one Bell single bladed helicopter.

A landing strip is available near Colesberg at Gariep Dam (FAHV) some 80 km from Quaggasfontein. The strip is some 1360 metres in length, is tarred (asphalted) and has Avgas and Jet A1 refueling facilities. Charters can be arranged on request.  

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