• Rand Show was the centre of attraction where most of the performances by the SANDF were conducted.
  • certainly lived up to the expectation as one of the biggest crowd pullers of the Rand Show 2017.
  • Rand Show is South Africa’s biggest consumer event
  • capabilities and creates awareness of the dedication of members in uniform.
     

Defence news

SANDF to captivate visitors at this year’s rand show This year the SANDF will bring even more lustre and excitement to the annual Rand Show 2017 in terms of capability demonstrations, arena programmes and exhibitions...
The Defence Act outlaws the wearing of SANDF camouflage uniform by civilians Members of the public are advised that the SANDF camouflage has been registered (patent) for use solely by authorised members of the...
A memorandum of understanding on Defence and Defence Industrial Cooperation with Pakistan On the invitation extended by Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Federal Minister for Defence, Honorable Ms Nosiviwe...

Defence  statements & media release

26/03/2017: SAAF Museum Annual Air Show “Pioneering Our Future” to be held on 05 – 06 May 2017 at AFB Swartkop Airfield.
The SAAF Museum Airshow is designed to offer aviation enthusiasts, aviation  ...

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Deployment Operations updates

UNITED NATIONS DEPUTY SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY GENERAL (DSRSG) RULE VISIT OF LAW TO NORTH KIVU BRIGADE: MPATI AREA
The DSRSG paid a special visit to investigate incidents and to find a solution for the conflict in the area. The RSA Operational Battalion Commander Lt Col M. Dyakopu and his team arrived at Mpati early to await the high level delegation.

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ELECTION OBSERVERS IN THE DRC VISITED THE RSA OPERATIONAL BATTALION AT MUNIGI BASE  Nov/20/2011
Colonel R.A. Makgae heartily welcomed the high profiled guest and gave an overview of the current situation in North Kivu.

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Service news updates

SA Navy

IMT testing the AUV for the MCM Experiment 09/10/2015
The Mine Counter Measures (MCM) division is conducting an experiment in reviving the MCM capabilities and building expertise in the Mine Warfare Squadron from 05 October to 09 October 2015....

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SA Army

SA Army Occupational Health and Safety Symposium 2014, SA Army Gymnasium, Heidelberg, 25 to 29 August 2014
The annual SA Army Occupational Health and Safety Symposium 2014 will take place over the period 25 to 29 August 2014 at the SA Army Gymnasium, Heidelberg, with the intent to inform Occupational Health and Safety practitioners o the subject matter, as well to inform members of those environments that have direct or indirect influence on Occupational Health and Safety in the workplace.

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SA Air Force

SAAF: 2nd in SANDF Choral Competitions 05/10/2015
The annual Air Capability Demonstration to showcase air power doctrine into practice took place on 10 September 2015 at the Roodewal Weapons Range in Limpopo province.

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Defence Ministry
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Defence Reports & Publications
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Defence Secretariat Strategic Plan for the fiscal years 2011/12-2015/16.
Executive Authority's Overarching Annual Stategic Statement for 2014.
Defence Secretariat Annual Performance Plan for 2014.
South African National Defence Force Annual Performance Plan for 2014.
Department of Defence Annual report 2015/16

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