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  1. 2017 confirms defenceWeb as South Africa's leading defence news source

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... vehicle handovers, exercises, capability demonstrations, parades, and of course the big calendar items such as the Navy Festival and Armed Forces Week. 2018 is nearly upon us and our readers can look ...
    Friday, 15 December 2017
  2. Additional probe ordered into joint Somali/US raid

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... stepped up operations in Somalia this year after President Donald Trump loosened restrictions on the military’s operations in March. A Navy SEAL was killed in Somalia in May, the first US combat casualty ...
    Friday, 15 December 2017
  3. What next for the local design capacity on Projects Biro and Hotel?

    Category: Sea/Sea

    Armscor recently confirmed that it has awarded Project Hotel, for a new hydrographic survey ship for the SA Navy, to Durban-based Southern African Shipyards (SAS). Now the attention is shifting towards ...
    Friday, 15 December 2017
  4. Ex Oxide wraps up

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... South African and French Military Forces conducted cross training to test inter-operability to establish combat readiness according to the SA Navy website. The preparatory phase set the task force up to ...
    Thursday, 14 December 2017
  5. Southern African Shipyards confirmed as main contractor for Project Hotel

    Category: Sea/Sea

    Durban-based Southern African Shipyards (SAS) is the main contractor for Project Hotel to supply the SA Navy with a new hydrographic vessel and ancillary equipment. According to State-owned defence ...
    Wednesday, 13 December 2017
  6. Maintenance delays and operational defects impact on Navy sea time

    Category: Sea/Sea

    The SA Navy logged 67% of the twelve thousand sea hours allocated to the maritime service of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) in the 2016/17 financial year. According to the Department of Defence ...
    Tuesday, 12 December 2017
  7. Cheetahs going to Florida

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... new Cheetah jets will provide the US Air Force, US Navy and US Marine Corps an advanced radar-equipped supersonic platform to train against,” a Draken statement said. Nine Cheetah C (single-seat) ...
    Tuesday, 12 December 2017
  8. Undersea cables: Indispensable, insecure

    Category: Joint/Science & Defence Technology

    ... beneath the ocean.” Chief of Staff of the French Navy Adm. Christophe Prazuck reported in July the same numbers to the French Senate, adding about only 20 cables actually link Europe and the US...  ...
    Monday, 11 December 2017
  9. Joint operations room for migrant smuggling on the way

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ...  The Italian navy already has a presence in Tripoli port, providing “technical” assistance to Libya’s coastguard, according to Italian and Libyan officials. The coastguard, receiving funding ...
    Monday, 11 December 2017
  10. South Africa is still committed to the blue economy – Zuma

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... agency, Armscor. An SA Navy wish list for seven new platforms – three each of inshore and offshore patrol vessels – and a hydrographic vessel has been cut by the three offshore patrol vessels. At ...
    Friday, 08 December 2017

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