The Past Week in Defence #21 (15 -23 August)

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00:01:48 – US donates Mamba vehicles to Niger

00:02:37 – French C-130J takes over from C-160 in Niger

00:03:08 – Somali pirates release last three hostages as armed men attack Panama-flagged ship

00:03:57 – Rwandan Caravan contract moving forward

00:04:25 – US C-130J delivers personal protective equipment to South Africa

00:05:17 – Cross-border attacks a concern in Free State

00:06:08 – Two SANDF members nabbed in Lesotho

00:07:41 – Soldiers acted improperly and irregularly in Khosa death

00:08:34 – Democratic Alliance still has questions on Tek Base weapons theft

00:09:54 – SA Army Chief visited Reutech Communications

00:10:36 – Long distance rescue by 15 Squadron Oryx

00:11:47 – Hydrogen fuel cell systems power COVID-19 field hospital

00:12:54 – Apogee-SSU to continue training west African pilots

00:13:55 – Lockheed Martin awarded contract for Moroccan F-16s

00:14:40 – Ahrlac advances as business rescue nears completion

00:15:40 – Denel records a R1.7 billion loss in the last financial year



00:16:32 – Former chief executive now interim at Denel