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Drakensberg C-47TP crash investigation completed and reviewed

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The investigation in the crash that claimed the lives of 11 SA Air Force (SAAF) members and the loss of C47TP (tail...

Minister confirms 35 Squadron grounded

The SA Air Force (SAAF) is currently not able to perform any maritime patrol taskings because none of its C-47TP aircraft are...

Airborne maritime surveillance will cost even if aircraft come for free...

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Last month members of the SA Air Force's (SAAF) lone maritime patrol and reconnaissance squadron – 35 based at AFB Ysterplaat –...

Change to air support for Operation Copper

As of this week the aerial support component of Operation Copper will no longer see any SA Air Force elements deployed on...

SAAF’s ageing C-47TPs keep soldiering on

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The South African Air Force's (SAAF's) 35 Squadron, based at Ysterplaat in Cape Town, flies some of the oldest Douglas C-47 Dakotas...

35 Squadron details Operation Copper deployments

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35 Squadron, which operates the C-47TP aircraft, has spoken to defenceWeb about its activities in the Mozambique Channel as part of the...

Stretched SAAF maritime capability faces increased workload

The SA Air Force (SAAF) has only one squadron dedicated to maritime patrol and reconnaissance and it currently has seven aircraft on...

Sword of Peace for 35 Squadron

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The South African Air Force's (SAAF's) 35 Squadron based at Air Force Base Ysterplaat in Cape Town has won the SAAF Sword...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...