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Armed Forces Day - News Archive

Search Keyword armed forces day Total: 10 results found.

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  1. First and only female chemical engineer in the SA Navy

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... including Armed Forces Day, medal and women commemoration parades. She says that she is fascinated by the level of discipline and commitment members put into parades and the pride shown when marching ...
    Monday, 07 May 2018
  2. Simon’s Town dockyard remains an Armscor asset – Mapisa-Nqakula

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... This was obviously in relation to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Armed Forces Day speech. The man who became Commander-in-Chief of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) when he was sworn in as President ...
    Monday, 16 April 2018
  3. Silver Falcons gearing up for 2018 season

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... of 2018 – they performed for Armed Forces Day in February and a solo Falcon flew display at the Rand Show last weekend. Apart from the pilots, the other members of the Silver Falcons are Ground Liaison ...
    Friday, 06 April 2018
  4. Simon’s Town dockyard – “consultations still underway”

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... agreement was signed with Poly Technologies in 2016. “We cannot comment,” she told defenceWeb. Speaking during Armed Forces Day in Kimberley in February, President Cyril Ramaphosa said he expected ...
    Tuesday, 03 April 2018
  5. Mandela medal for Mgwebi, but no word on recognition for continental service

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    The by-now customary medal parade that is part of Armed Forces Day last month saw Lieutenant General Derrick Mgwebi presented with the Mandela Medal (gold) for services performed during the illness and ...
    Monday, 12 March 2018
  6. Thanks for hosting us, Kimberley - SANDF Chief

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... so welcome during Armed Forces Day and the events around it. His appreciation comes two weeks after the event concluded and days ahead of the first planning meeting for Armed Forces Day 2019.  ...
    Wednesday, 07 March 2018
  7. Simon’s Town naval dockyard – Ramaphosa’s Armed Forces Day speech raises questions

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... means the naval dockyard is still an Armscor asset and looks likely to remain one for the foreseeable future. That puts what Ramaphosa said during his Armed Forces Day address on February 21 in a ...
    Thursday, 01 March 2018
  8. Gallery: SANDF capability demonstration

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    Ahead of Armed Forces Day 2018 in Kimberly, the South African National Defence Force hosted an explosive capability demonstration at the De Brug training ground outside Bloemfontein on 20 February involving ...
    Thursday, 22 February 2018
  9. Gallery: Armed Forces Day parade

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    The South African National Defence Force held its annual Armed Forces Day parade in Kimberley on 21 February. Dozens of aircraft, hundreds of vehicles and thousands of troops took part in the event presided ...
    Thursday, 22 February 2018
  10. Ramaphosa highlights SANDF's achievements at Armed Forces Day

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    South Africa's new Commander in Chief Cyril Ramaphosa underlined the achievements of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) during his first Armed Forces Day as President, underscoring internal ...
    Wednesday, 21 February 2018

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