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Ugandan military loses another helicopter

The Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) has lost an AB 206 helicopter in a crash that killed one of the pilots. The aircraft (serial AF-317,...

Uganda strengthens its L-39 fleet

The Uganda People’s Defence Air Force is operating a growing number of L-39 jet trainers, taking delivery of second hand examples and refurbishing its...

Uganda People’s Defence Force

Uganda People’s Defence Force 1. Order of battle 2. Overview 3. Defence economics 4: State of military forces 5: Country threat report 6: Major external deployments   Order of Battle Total...

Royal Marines train Ugandan military in maritime operations

Royal Marines and their Reservist counterparts have spent four weeks training the Uganda People’s Defence Force in maritime operations. 1 Assault Group Marines (1AGRM) travelled...

Uganda takes South African patrol boats into service

The Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) has taken into service four 850 Military Patrol Boats (MPB) built in South Africa and supplied...

US donates vehicles, equipment to Uganda

The United States has donated equipment and vehicles, including three armoured trucks, to the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) to support its...

Ugandan soldiers complete training in US

Members of the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) recently completed Joint Readiness Training Centre rotation 18-04 at Fort Polk, Louisiana. US Army...

US Army Africa commander meets with Uganda chief of defense

U.S. Army Africa Commander Maj. Gen. Joseph P. Harrington met with Gen. David Muhoozi, the Uganda Peoples Defense Force chief of defense...

Uganda displays T-90, Type 85 tanks

The Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) has for the first time displayed its T-90 main battle tanks as well as Chinese Type...

Uganda People’s Defense Force hold historic engineering graduation

Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa commander Brig. Gen. David Furness attended the graduation ceremony for 60 engineers from Uganda People's Defense...


Joint Standing Committee on Defence shows short memory span

Parliament’s Joint Standing Committee on Defence (JSCD) publicly acknowledged the “exceptional leadership” of outgoing SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief General Solly Shoke last...