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SAAF thanked for Ex Ukuthula participation

The South African Air Force (SAAF) has been thanked for its role in the force preparation exercise Ukuthula, which was held at the SA...

Oryx evacuates sick crewmember off West Coast fishing vessel

The South African Air Force (SAAF) has once again assisted the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) in evacuating injured or sick crew off vessels...

First students complete Paramount/SAAF robotics training

The first group of students who enrolled with the SAAF Eagles Robotics Club have successfully completed the newly launched robotics training programme led by...

General Buthelezi officially Acting Chief of the SA Air Force

Major General Mzayifani Innocent Buthelezi is officially the Acting Chief of the South African Air Force (SAAF), following the retirement of Lieutenant General Fabian...

Acting CAF officiates at Young Falcons awards event

A Young Falcons development awards ceremony in KwaZulu-Natal was the first public appearance by Major General Mzayifani Buthelezi since being named acting SA Air...

Oryx rescue in the Cedarberg

A 22 Squadron Oryx helicopter and its crew were major contributors to a weekend Western Cape mountain rescue. The rotary-wing aircraft based at AFB Ysterplaat...

SA Air Force Officers on the send-off of CSAAF

On Wednesday 30 September 2020, SA Air Force staff from all over the country gathered at the farewell function of the Chief of the...

SAAF acquisition of SAA aircraft was on the table

More information on the now denied sale or transfer of three South African Airways (SAA) aircraft to the SA Air Force (SAAF) indicates what...

SAAF Chief farewell parade

Lieutenant General Fabian Zimpande Msimang retired as the Chief of the South African Air Force (SAAF) during a ceremony at Air Force Base Swartkop...

SAA denies SAAF will be getting three of its aircraft

South African Airways (SAA) denies reports the South African Air Force (SAAF) is getting three ex-SAA Airbus aircraft, although  this may be a possibility...


Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille’s R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...