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Specialised units deployed to eradicate illegal mining in West Rand

The South African Police Service (SAPS) has deployed specialised units to the West Rand to flush out illegal miners said to be terrorising communities...

Modise wants to see more women in the SANDF

Defence minister Thandi Modise would like to see more women in the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), which at present comprises 28% women...

Multiple new radio products from Sat-Com

In response to customers requests, Namibia’s Sat-Com has developed an intercom system for armoured vehicles and tanks, adding to its growing range of radios...

Ex Winter Solstice preparing SAAF for out of country deployment

SA Air Force (SAAF) personnel are currently busy with a field training exercise (FTX) in preparation for external deployments. The airborne service of the national...

US Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk visits The Gambia, Sierra Leone

The US Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk has made port calls in The Gambia and Sierra Leone under its forward deployment to the US Naval...

ATMIS 24 APCs better off

Mobility of African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) troops has been boosted with an additional 24 armoured personnel carriers (APCs) donated to the...

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SVI VPAM 7 test in preparation for Land Cruiser 300 armouring

At SVI engineering we take ballistic protection seriously. Although the EN1063 B6 standard covers the specification of the materials used in providing protection against the 7.62 x51 mm NATO round, it does not tell you the quality of the armouring job on a B6 vehicle. Are there any weak points surrounding the cabin or even worse, ballistic gaps that would...
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SVI VPAM 7 test in preparation for Land Cruiser 300 armouring

At SVI engineering we take ballistic protection seriously. Although the EN1063 B6 standard covers the specification of the materials used in providing protection against...

SANDF sending 10,000 soldiers to KZN to help people who are...

The SANDF will be sending 10,000 soldiers to KZN to help people who are affected by the floods. But the military has had severe problems...

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At best it can be described as a failure to communicate. At worst, it’s an indictment of poor management and succession planning showing all...

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