OUR JOURNEY

Pegasus VBJ1 is the brainchild of one of South Africa’s most renowned medical practitioners in the field of aesthetic medicine, Dr Reza Mia.   He is of course also an avid aeronautics scholar, he’s made it his mission to innovate the aerospace and transportation sector, both locally and globally.

Dr Reza Mia is the founder of Pegasus Universal Aerospace, a South African Born Aerospace company. With an early boyhood passion to design and own a business jet he directed his passions into goals and a reality. His been referred to as Leonardo de Vinci for being broadly diversified in his expertise in Medical Aesthetics, art, science and planes.

Having graduated from the University of Witwatersrand , in South Africa with a medical degree at the age of 23, Dr Reza Mia sought to enhance his studies by pursuing an MBA from the University of Liverpool, having obtained multiple distinctions. Dr Reza Mia was awarded the Dean’s Scholarship for Entrepreneurship from the London School of Business and Finance for an MSc Finance & Investment degree where he majored in investment banking and capital markets, graduating with Merit. Most notably, Dr Reza Mia completed a dissertation in Aerospace OEM analysis. He was notably a  finalist at the 2015 AVI awards (ATNS AVI Afrique Aviation Innovation Summit) as well as received the young entrepreneur award for his Vertical Business Jet idea late in 2017. He also received in early 2018 the Congress of Business and Economics Innovators award.

The Pegasus Vision is to become and be seen as the platinum standard for aircraft manufacturing leasing and charter in Africa. The Pegasus mission focuses on providing our clients service and value that exceeds their expectations in terms of relationships, safety and timelines.

Our aim is to ignite our passion with the worlds aerospace needs and exceed their expectations!