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  1. Gallery: SAAF Air Capability Demonstration

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    The South African Air Force held its 2018 Air Capability Demonstration at the Roodewal bombing range on 18 September 2018. Click here to view the gallery.
    Wednesday, 19 September 2018
  2. Apology and retraction to Mrs Afrika Msimang

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    defenceWeb hereby issues an apology to Mrs Afrika Msimang, wife of the Chief of the South African Air Force (SAAF) Lieutenant General Fabian Zimpande Msimang, over the article ‘SAAF Chief apparently suspended ...
    Wednesday, 19 September 2018
  3. Air power capability display marred by Oryx “hard landing”

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    Tuesday’s SA Air Force (SAAF) air power capability display in Limpopo was marred by an Oryx emergency landing, fortunately with no injuries. The medium transport helicopter was delivering troops ...
    Wednesday, 19 September 2018
  4. Successful A-Darter qualification flight test

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... South African Air Force (SAAF) and the Brazilian Air Force. These tests demonstrated missile performance in full accordance with client requirements and concluded a series of guided test firings conducted ...
    Tuesday, 18 September 2018
  5. Denel Dynamics develops new missiles

    Category: Land/Land

    ... (final qualifications are expected by year-end) and preparing to launch production for the South African Air Force (SAAF) around 2019. Due to funding constraints, it is likely that the missile will only ...
    Thursday, 13 September 2018
  6. Exercise ATLASUR all at sea

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... Force Oryx helicopter. AMATOLA and BARROSO also conducted an ADEX (air defence exercise) to practise the ship’s ability to counter enemy aircraft. For this purpose, the SAAF provided a PC-7 MkII of ...
    Wednesday, 12 September 2018
  7. Goodwill parcels will only go to DR Congo in January

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... R100 000; Huletts Group R100 000; Maxi Credit Solutions R100 000; SAAF Benevolent Fund R80 000; Novare R60 000; MFS Retirement Advisory Services R50 000; SAAB R50 000; SA Navy Fund R50 000; Alite Life ...
    Tuesday, 11 September 2018
  8. Shoke praises bravery of FIB soldiers

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... DRC an SA Air Force (SAAF) Oryx medium transport helicopter was earlier this week forced to perform an emergency landing after taking rebel fire. There has, at the time of publication, been no official ...
    Friday, 07 September 2018
  9. R20 million for AFB Bloemspruit sewer system upgrade

    Category: Joint/Logistics

    Utilisation of SA Air Force (SAAF) bases is not high, given the current lack of threat against South Africa but they have to be maintained and staffed, causing pressure on an already stretched defence ...
    Wednesday, 05 September 2018
  10. SANDF will be out in force at AAD 2018

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... integrity. This broad scope will see all four services - the SA Air Force (SAAF), SA Army, SA Military Health Service (SAMHS) and SA Navy (SAN) – contribute comprehensive displays showing aspects ...
    Monday, 03 September 2018

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