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SAAF helicopters help fight Simons Town fire

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South African Air Force Oryx helicopters helped extinguish a fire that broke out in the Simons Town area on Monday. Provincial Disaster Management (PDM) requested...

SAAF helps fight Table Mountain fire

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The South African Air Force (SAAF) provided Oryx helicopters to help fight the Table Mountain fire that began on Sunday 18 April. The fire...

22 Squadron fights Western Cape fires

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Fire season has arrived in the Western Cape and the SA Air Force (SAAF) via its Air Force Base Ysterplaat–based helicopter squadron is contributing...

Unwanted military trucks could become firefighting appliances – proposal

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In what could be seen as out-the-box thinking encouraging longer use of government-owned vehicles a Democratic Alliance (DA) parliamentarian proposes using suitable and properly...

Western Cape ready for wildfire season

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As is customary every November, the Western Cape Department of Environmental Affairs finalised its firefighting resources in preparation for the worst summer...

SAAF on firefighting duty in Southern Cape

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A SA Air Force (SAAF) Oryx medium transport helicopter again showed its worth this week in a single day of firefighting operations...

22 Squadron douses fire in Camps Bay

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Thick vegetation and a fire fanned by strong winds saw the firefighting abilities of the SA Air Force's (SAAF) 22 Squadron called...

Drone support boosts firefighting efforts

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With fires recently causing a spate of disasters both in SA and globally, modern drones stand to offer multi-faceted support in combating...

Armscor seeking maintenance of SAAF fire trucks in the DRC

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Armscor has issued a tender for the maintenance and repair of South African Air Force (SAAF) fire fighting vehicles in the Democratic...

SAAF helos deliver over 700 000 litres of water onto Cape...

Three SA Air Force (SAAF) helicopters deployed to assist with emergency firefighting and rescue operations in parts of the Western Cape had...

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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...