United Aviation Group is One of the Leading Private Aviation Groups on the African Continent

      United Aviation Group is proud to be a leading brand on the African continent having flown an extensive number of global government officials, ministers, state presidents, celebrities, mining executives and corporate executives to almost every corner of Africa, Europe, China and the United States of America.

      With a firm focus on simplifying complex travel needs, and a belief in offering services to suit all of our passengers, United Charter Services and Owenair can provide solutions that range from light aircraft and helicopter transfers to global air cargo and executive travel.

      Enjoy the comfort and pleasure of executive VVIP service, 24/7 flight support, 5* catering, privacy, comfort and luxurious planes, direct routing, access to 10 times as many airports as commercial airlines, executive in-flight amenities, freedom from crowded terminals and private check-in by our staff in our exclusive lounges.

      You can fly whenever and wherever you want, while we manage the logistics. With a 24/7/365 operations centre you can take to the skies in under two hours from confirmation.

      Owen Air

      At Owenair we pride ourselves on our steadfast reputation and long standing relationships with our many repeat customers. We have perfected the art of executive air travel. Our experience allows us to ensure your journey is a safe, happy and stress-free experience.

      Owenair has over 75 years of experience in aircraft charter, aircraft management, and even Air Ambulance Services. With a pedigree that speaks for itself, dedication to the highest level of service and a dedicated commitment to safety for all our passengers, aircraft owners and staff, Owenair is the right aviation partner for all your travel requirements.

      With Owenair, the sky is no longer the limit… it’s the backdrop to your travel and flight dreams

      The Difference Is…We are UNITED!

      For decades now, United Aviation Group has invested in and grown specialist companies that provide bespoke services to the aviation industry.

      These services are designed to make every aspect of our client’s aviation experience convenient and professional, while adding value to your flying experience. 
      With our roots firmly in African soil, and our sights set on the horizon, United Aviation Group is consistently growing our footprint through acquisitions and innovative product development.


      With a passion for aviation, a love of people and a single-minded dedication to the customer experience, Jonathan Wolpe (Group CEO) manages United Aviation Group with a proactive and hands-on approach, ably assisted by David Howarth (Managing Director of United Charter Services, and Owenair). This duo ensures that each and every aspect of the group surpasses industry norms for excellence, and have employed a dedicated team of individuals who make up the core staff and who are without doubt, some of the best individuals in the South African aviation industry.