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  1. Navy dead not included in 2017 National Orders

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... at an SA Navy parade or investiture if either the SANDF Chief or Navy Chief “persuaded” the Presidency to present national honours other than at the annual investiture. A Navy spokesman said engagements ...
    Wednesday, 26 April 2017
  2. Sandu members back at work seven years after Union Buildings protest

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... soldiers who had not heeded previous appeals to return to their units and bases were told by SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief, General Solly Shoke, in May last year that the force was “uncomfortable ...
    Tuesday, 25 April 2017
  3. Military Ombud signs MOU with Public Service Commission

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... Defence or SANDF facilities or offices.   ...
    Friday, 21 April 2017
  4. SAS Amatola almost back in SA

    Category: Sea/Sea

    The South African Navy frigate SAS Amatola is close to her home port of Simon’s Town after departing Namibia on the final leg of her three month voyage. The vessel arrived in the port of Walvis ...
    Friday, 21 April 2017
  5. Police arrest suspect in connection with 9 SAI weapons theft

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... the alleged perpetrator of this serious crime is commendable”. Police reportedly arrested a 40-year-old former SA National Defence Force (SANDF) member in Khayelitsha, where six assault rifles and ...
    Friday, 21 April 2017
  6. 5 SAI readying for FIB deployment with jungle training

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... will move to the SANDF mobilisation unit in Bloemfontein for final mission readiness training and mobilisation before moving out to the eastern DRC in June. The deployment is a 12 month one and will be ...
    Thursday, 20 April 2017
  7. SA-Pakistan MoU on defence: What the two countries could offer each other

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... which he said should not take more than a few months to set up, and then only because of time lost in the to-and-fro of sorting out the ‘modalities’ as officials like to say. Heitman believed SANDF ...
    Wednesday, 19 April 2017
  8. SANDF seeking to upgrade recovery vehicle capability

    Category: Land/Land

    ...  In addition to the recovery vehicles, the SANDF is also looking for information on accompanying light transport vehicles (0-6 tons) with a nine metre load bed and cabin for three people. The ...
    Wednesday, 19 April 2017
  9. Two Op Corona busts in a week for newly deployed Johannesburg Regiment

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... a silver Mercedes-Benz sedan was one of many vehicles stopped. A search brought to light two rhino horns with a combined value over more than R6 million,” SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Joint Operations ...
    Wednesday, 19 April 2017
  10. Parliamentary committee “concerned” about 9SAI weapons robbery

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... by the Directorate Corporate Communications of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) but the robbery was confirmed. Brigadier General Mafi Mgobozi is reported by News24 at the weekend as saying no ...
    Tuesday, 18 April 2017
  11. SANDF is the “apolitical force of the people” – Gulube

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    Secretary for Defence, Dr Sam Gulube, used the official opening of the Rand Show on Good Friday to confirm to South Africans that the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) was “the apolitical defence force ...
    Tuesday, 18 April 2017
  12. Military veterans rate a mention in Presidency statement on achievements, but SANDF doesn’t

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ...  The maritime arm of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) will be responsible for ensuring the safety and security of South Africa’s ocean-bound assets, ranging from energy through to protein sources. ...
    Thursday, 13 April 2017
  13. Mgwebi stays on as MONUSCO Force Commander

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... leave the mission soon and, like all staff in a peacekeeping mission, contracts are renewed once a year”. The three star general, who headed up the SA National Defence Force’s (SANDF’s) Joint Operations ...
    Thursday, 13 April 2017
  14. SAAF to have a big presence at Museum air show

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... (SANDF) and aviation related industries. Zwartkop is the largest of the three museum branches (the others in Cape Town and Durban), and has 135 aircraft on display. In addition to classics like the ...
    Thursday, 13 April 2017
  15. Government progress doesn’t include the defence force

    Category: Editorial/Editor Column

    ... in the past year. Issued by Dr Bongani Ngqulunga of The Presidency the statement is clear it is “not exhaustive” but the complete omission of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) is not a good sign. ...
    Thursday, 13 April 2017
  16. SA Navy setting the standard for foreign relations

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    When it comes to foreign relations, the maritime arm of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) can justifiably be called the leader of the pack. Evidence of this is the just about to be completed ...
    Wednesday, 12 April 2017
  17. Armour Formation back at Voortrekker Monument military fair

    Category: Joint/Military Art & Science

    Monday, May 1, will see the seventh staging of the annual Voortrekker Monument Military and History Fair which this year will have an SA National Defence Force (SANDF) element. That the event has ...
    Wednesday, 12 April 2017
  18. Silver Falcons to perform at Rand Show

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... 24 November 1967. They are busy planning their birthday celebrations and will likely involve former Silver Falcons members to participate. Meanwhile, the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) ...
    Tuesday, 11 April 2017
  19. No change in SANDF deployment numbers for MONUSCO

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    The more than 1 300 SA National Defence Force (SANDF) personnel and SA Air Force (SAAF) rotary-winged aircraft, including three Rooivalk attack helicopters, look set to remain in service with the United ...
    Monday, 10 April 2017
  20. SANDF – taking the military to the people at this year’s Rand Show

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    When this year’s Rand show opens on Friday it will have a distinctly military feel to it with all four arms of service of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) taking part in arena and static displays. ...
    Monday, 10 April 2017

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