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New Naval College OC

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Hard on the heels of a new officer commanding for SAS Saldanha, the SA Navy’s other major training facility in the form of its...

New boss for SAS Saldanha

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Come tomorrow (Thursday, 21 October) SAS Saldanha, the major training unit for the SA Navy (SAN), will have a new officer commanding in the...

US Navy and Africa Command engaging with SA Navy during ship...

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Senior officers from the US Navy and US Africa Command (Africom) are holding talks with the SA Navy as part of the United States...

SAN maintenance plus COVID-19 makes Navy miss sea hours target

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The slippery downslope the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) finds itself on budget-wise, from personnel through to prime mission equipment and much else, is...

Lockdown regulations cut SANDF museums visitor numbers

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With Heritage Month ending the three known SA National Defence Force (SANDF) museums have, in common with other repositories of history, been hamstrung by...

Navy “pre-occupied” with arrival of new platforms

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The first of three new inshore patrol vessels, officially known as multi-mission inshore patrol vessels (MMIPVs), has not yet made her maiden voyage to...

SAS Mendi on the way to full operational status

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Proof positive the necessary skills are still available in and to the SA Navy (SAN) comes from its official quarterly publication which reports SAS...

The Past Week in Defence #63 (19 July – 25 July...

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In this week’s edition, peacefulness decreases slightly in sub-Saharan Africa, Nigeria receives its first six Super Tucanos, the insurgency in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado grows...

Deputy defence minister at Silvermine

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A high-level delegation with the Deputy Defence and Military Veterans Minister at the helm was recently at Cape Town’s Silvermine military base – one...

SAN Hydrographic Office marks 70 years of service

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The crew of SAS Protea (A324), affectionately and widely known as the SA Navy’s “White Lady” because she is not armed, serve on the...

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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...