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Parachute training simulator is a big jump for airborne forces

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The SA National Defence Force's (SANDF) just about to be taken into service parachute training simulation system at 44 Parachute Regiment in...

New parachute system for SANDF airborne forces

Final training and acceptance of a new high altitude parachute system (HAPS) for the airborne elements of the SA Army and SA...

CAR dead to be honoured at Free State Remembrance Day parade

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This year's Remembrance Day wreath laying ceremony and parade at 44 Parachute Regiment in Bloemfontein will see the 15 soldiers killed in...

Fatal parachute accident claims life of a SANDF member

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A soldier from 44 Parachute Regiment was killed in a parachute accident in Bloemfontein, the South African National Defence Force says. Spokesman Siphiwe...

Parabat killed in jump accident

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A soldier at the Tempe Military Base in Bloemfontein has been killed during a training exercise. Police Captain Chaka Marope said the soldier...

LMT awarded Gecko work

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LMT Products, a business unit of Land Mobility Technologies, has been awarded a follow-on contract to provide product service support for the...

Fact file: 44 Parachute Regiment

44 Para Regt is the successor to 44 Parachute Brigade, established as an integrated fulltime/reserve formation in April 1978. At its peak,...

Lessons learnt from latest Op Copper deployment

The most recent Operation Copper deployment in the Mozambique Channel, in addition to providing valuable "on-the-job" training for both sailors and airmen,...