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Central Air Transport Services (CATS) Cheap Flights & Promo Fares

Central Air Transport Services (Pvt) Ltd (CATS) is part of KSM Holdings group of companies that operates out of Charles Prince Airport, formerly known as Mount Hampden Airport in Zimbabwe. The airline is an approved air charter company with an Air Service Permit and Air Operator Certificate issued by the Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe, respectively. It was only recently that the company was authorized to operate as a fully-fledged airline. The airline is primarily based in Harare International Airport (HRE) in Zimbabwe, the largest airport in Africa.  

Why Fly with Central Air Transport Services (CATS)

Inflight Entertainment

The aircrafts of Central Air Transport Services (CATS) are specifically designed for safari trips, which makes it a unique airline among other airlines that only carries passenger to their destinations. With this in mind, inflight entertainment of the aircraft are kept at minimum, though cannot be deemed as substandard. However, the aircrafts do boast of unique exteriors that can withstand the rough conditions of the safari. Services available on the Cessna 414 Central Air Transport Services (CATS) includes the amenities for Business Corporate Travel, providing you all the convenient ways to make your trip relaxed and enjoyable while up in the air. Likewise, services in The Baron are strategically made for travelers who wish to have immediate access to a number of destinations in the hinterland. It is customer-designed fit to meet the passengers’ needs, usually departing at the most convenient time for the passenger. Interestingly, the aircraft is also capable for cloud seeding. For the Cessna 206 & 207 aircrafts, the back doors can be removed that allows passengers to capture photographic sceneries, game spotting, as well as sky diving. These aircrafts are widely used for accessing hunting safaris and exclusive lodges in the bush, cheap travels to any destination within the country as well as the region, transportation of valuable cargo such as crocodile eggs, day old chicks, and precious minerals, and scenic flights throughout the country that includes Flight of the Angels in the Vic Falls and Flight of the river God in Kariba.

Where We Fly

Central Air Transport Services (CATS) flies to a number of domestic, regional countries and international flights. Charter flights are available to all domestic destinations, with Victoria Falls, Hwange, Kariba, and Safari camps along the Zambezi valley are the most popular ones. In line with this, the airline receives approval to operate regular domestic schedules on routes between Harare/Mutare/Harare, Harare/Kariba/Hwange/Victoria Falls, Harare/Bulawayo/Beit Bridge, Harare/Masvingo/Beit Bridge, and Harare/Chiredzi. On the other hand, direct services to Bulawayo and Victoria Falls are currently in progress. The airline also operates to regional countries such as South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia, Bostwana, and Namibia. On a regional and international scale, the airline has permission to fly to the following destinations, such as Lilongwe, Nairobi, Beira/Maputo, London, Frankfurt, Dubai, and Mumbai. Currently, application to fly to Johannesburg, Lusaka, and Dar es Salaam is in progress.

Why Fly with Us

Central Air Transport Services (CATS) has a wide array of aviation aircraft services that meet the needs of air transport in South Africa. The Cessna 414, Beechcraft Baron 58, and Cessna 206 aircrafts are the most widely used for charter operations. Of these, the Cessna 414 is a seat pressurized aircraft ideal for corporate travel, capable of flying 30,000 feet with top speed of 340km/hour, lasting for about six hours. The said aircraft is available for Business Travel, Executive Travel, and The Baron, which is a five-seat twin engine aircraft. Of these, The Baron flies low since it is unpressurized. It also flies at a top speed of 300km/hour with an endurance of about five hours. Meanwhile, the Cessna 206 & 207 both have a top speed of 200km/hour that can last for approximately five hours. It is capable of handling five passengers each, notable for its short bush strip performance that makes it a perfect aircraft for transferring tourists and hunters to safari camps.

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