Welcome to the Richards Bay Airport which is a municipal airport established in 1975. It has since the year 2000 been managed by the Richards Bay Airport Company through a Concession Arrangement. This facility offers a host of features to make your traveling experience as comfortable and pleasurable as possible. Shops and restaurants, banks and a post office are just a few kilometres away from the Airport. The Airport is also home to one of the only Aviation Maintenance Companies in the northern region of KwaZulu-Natal Province, Alton Aero Engineering. South African Express Airways currently fly the only scheduled flight service between Richards Bay and Johannesburg.