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Armscor looking to foreign countries and government agencies for income

State-owned defence and security acquisition agency Armscor faces a dwindling income stream due to decreasing defence funding and has identified 15 potential new clients...

Government must help Denel – UASA

Government, in the form of at least three departments, should be called on to provide financial assistance for State-owned Denel given the lack of...

Armscor a service organisation where 74% of funding goes to salaries

As defence spending continues to slip ever further down government’s priority list, its defence and security acquisition agency is “actively engaged” in improving what...

Denel decay to be taken up in Parliament

The decay at Denel has reached the stage where it is affecting combat readiness of especially the SA Air Force (SAAF) with a call...

Solidarity wants Denel to work, despite court order

Trade union Solidarity is talking to Denel to assist the beleaguered government-owned defence and technology conglomerate back onto a solid financial footing notwithstanding it...

Rheinmetall Denel Munition inquiry concludes evidence gathering

The inquiry into the fatal Rheinmetall Denel Munition (RDM) on Wednesday completed its evidence gathering exercise, the Department of Employment and Labour has announced. In...

Aerospace and Defence Masterplan identifies short-term revenue opportunities

The Aerospace and Defence Masterplan document has identified a number of pending export opportunities that could begin to generate revenues within 18 months for...

Denel dragging the SAAF down

The sorry state of affairs at Denel is impacting on the ability of the SA Air Force (SAAF) to meet ordered commitments resulting in,...

Public inquiry into Rheinmetall Denel Munition fatal incident underway

The inquiry appointed by the Department of Employment and Labour to investigate events leading to the Rheinmetall Denel Munition (RDM) fatal incident got underway...

South African defence industry could double exports within 18 months

The South African defence industry has not been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic like the aerospace sector has and could double exports within 12...


Joint Standing Committee on Defence shows short memory span

Parliament’s Joint Standing Committee on Defence (JSCD) publicly acknowledged the “exceptional leadership” of outgoing SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief General Solly Shoke last...