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Chief Pilot Vusi Khumalo is still on cloud nine.

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Chief Pilot Vusi Khumalo is still on cloud nine. 

His team gave a show-stopping aerial performance at the presidential inauguration last month.

Khumalo, who has more than 30 years of aviation experience, said they had spent more than a month preparing for the showcase event. 

The team consisted of seven pilots, who flew two Airbus A340-600s. 

The commercial jetliner is a four-engine aeroplane, that is 75.6m long and 70m high. 

And ideally it can take about 375 passengers. 

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