Nasafi Facts

Some Historical silly facts!

  • 2015 only saw 18 entries. 2017 saw 38 entries. Nasafi can accomodate only 40 entries.
  • Marius Marais keeps the record for driving 1600 km to Nasafi (2015,2016,2017)
    • Malan Moolman drove 1700km to Nasafi in 2018! Hence the new record holder!
  • 2015: The First Speed Testing was won by Peter Rossouw (Angry Bird) at 224.32km/h with a Gaui R5 Helicopter.
  • 2016: The first decent crash belongs to Van Zyl when his F18 with an incorrect elevator setting came down 12 seconds after take off.
  • 2016: Corrie Coetzee (from Cors-Air, Pretoria) became the first RC Jet pilot at Nasafi
  • 2016: After closing the air space from ATC (all smart and cautious) , Hannes Hatting dropped his RC Jumper (Named Gastau) from 1150m AGL.
  • 2016: The Potato Gun and Paintball gun challenge was only introduced.
  • Carlo Steyn reworked our logo so we can use it in electronic format.
  • Carlo Steyn sponsors our web since 2017.
  • Nasafi made it every year on the Front page of the SAMAA news.
  • 2017: As far as we know, Nasafi is the only Fly in that produced a Trailer Video clip( for 2017)