The judging is complete and ten finalists have been chosen from more than 65 entries received.
The awards will be made at African Pilot’s offices on Thursday 25 October starting at 17h00 when we will also launch the November edition of the magazine.
Judging the competition was undertaken by Ms. Vhongani Shumba, Karel Smit and Athol Franz and the following top 10 finalists in no particular order were selected:
Willie Bodenstein, Pete van der Spek, Mo Heine, Kamlesha van den Broek, Justin Augustine, Jan Potgieter, Erica du Toit, Anton Guyt, Glenkelvin Teague and Adam Barnard.
AAD is the largest exhibition of air, sea and land capabilities on the African continent, is jointly hosted and presented by by the Commercial Aviation Association of Southern Africa (CAASA), the Aerospace, Maritime and Defence Industries Association of South Africa (AMD) and the Armament Corporation of South Africa (Amscor). Substantial support is also received from National Government and the cooperation of the Department of Defence as well as the Department of Trade and Industry is crucial for its success. For more information, visit www.aadexpo.co.za.