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15 Squadron in Drakensberg rescue

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A 60-year-old hiker with head injuries was rescued from a precarious site in the Drakensberg thanks to the efforts of the provincial nature conservation...

Bay’s Hill to host Barker, Iyer memorial

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The memorial service of the late Major General (ret) Desmond Barker and Colonel (ret) Rama lyer following a fatal Patchen Explorer aircraft crash earlier...

SAAF looks back on de Bod’s Boputhatswana and SA Air Force...

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As part of remembering its heritage, the South African Air Force has shone a spotlight on the contributions of retired Brigadier General Ettienne de...

New SAAF Corporate Services boss plans to “rekindle” media relations

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The new man in the cockpit of corporate services for the SA Air Force (SAAF) plans to “rekindle relations and create a win-win environment...

SAAF A109 involved in rescue of injured paraglider

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A South African Air Force (SAAF) A109 Light Utility Helicopter was used to rescue an injured paraglider in the Eastern Cape last week. On the...

Wingtip damaged as SAAF aircraft grazes building

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A South African Air Force (SAAF) light transport aircraft damaged its wingtip whilst taxiing at Virginia Airport near Durban this past Saturday, 6 March. The...

SAAF’s 19 Squadron in Swadini search and rescue operation

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Two flight crews from the South African Air Force’s only helicopter squadron in Limpopo – 19 Squadron – were the go-to people following a...

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...

SA Air Force welcomes new brigadier generals

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On Monday1 March, the Acting Chief of the SA Air Force, Major General Mzayifani Innocent Buthelezi, welcomed newly promoted Brigadier Generals in the SA...

SAAF contributing to Op Ligcolo

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Operation Ligcolo (Swazi for tree bark) is the name of the current national defence force humanitarian and law enforcement deployment with the SA Air...

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...