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Maritime Security

Piracy on the decrease but threat still there - report

altIncidences of Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea and Horn of Africa have been decreasing but waters off West Africa remain dangerous and criminal gangs in East Africa are still a lingering threat, according to a new report.

Atlantis demonstrates interim maritime surveillance solution to the SAAF

An AeroRescue Do 238 in Cape Town. Photo by Dean Wingrin.Further details regarding the offer to lease up to five maritime surveillance aircraft to the South African Air Force (SAAF) by a consortium led by Atlantis Aviation were revealed when the aircraft was demonstrated to members of 35 Squadron.

Pirates attack and loot container ship off Guinea coast

altPirates stormed a container ship off the coast of Guinea on Wednesday, making off with money and some of its cargo but leaving the crew unharmed, the government said.

Mozambique Navy to use seized fishing vessel for patrols

altThe Mozambican Defence Ministry has accepted the seized fishing vessel Antillas Reefer into service and will use it as a fishing monitoring and inspection vessel.

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