Defence Force




SANDF on brink of closing shop over budget cuts

Credit: PRETORIA NEWS Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula visits Potchefstroom and Wallmansthal to inspect the progress of a military operation. She has warned that the SANDF was less viable due to budget…


SANDF on brink of closing shop over budget cuts

Credit: PRETORIA NEWS Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula visits Potchefstroom and Wallmansthal to inspect the progress of a military operation. She has warned that the SANDF was less viable due to budget…



SA: “Whites Stole Aircraft”

MARCH 12, 2016 BY TNO STAFF— IN AFRICA · Ex-pilots—and by implication whites—have “stolen” aircraft from the South African Air Force (SAAF), and this is why there are not enough aircraft to train new pilots,…


Friendly fire in PE

Bobby Jordan | 07 March, 2016 00:30 OOPS: The port deck on the SAS Drakensberg was damaged after the ship was fired on from a nearby berth Image by: DAVID HARRISON A South African warship…