South African anniversaries

AS THE SOUTH AFRICAN Air Force Museum celebrated its opening to the public at Swartkop on May 15, special markings were the order of the day with two SAAF types attending. A full-blown airshow included demonstrations by a Cheetah E from Louis Trichardt and the only flying Mirage IIICZ on SAAF inventory, 809 — presumably from the Flight Test and Development Centre at Bredasdorp. A rarely seen Boeing 707 tanker from 60 Sqn at Waterkloof made a fly-by ‘towing’ three Mirage F.1AZs from Hoeaspruit. The event also marked the ‘official’ return to flying status of the SAAF Museum’s Historic Flight

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More Details Released on South African Army Vulture Order

SOUTH AFRICA’S Advanced Technology and Engineering Company (ATE) has now revealed a little more detail about its sale of Vulture tactical unmanned air vehicle (TUAV) systems to the South African Army (see ATE To Begin Vulture UAV Production for South African Army, October, p20). The production order, which was signed with Armscor, South Africa’s state armaments acquisition and disposal agency, is for ‘more than two’ systems, to be delivered over a 22-month timeframe. ATE says that client confidentiality clauses within the contract prevent the company from revealing any further details. However, the production order is known to also include provision

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South African MRAP Casspir Mk 6 chassis Ural

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The South African Department of Corporation BAE Systems (BAE Systems Land Systems South Africa) 17 August 2011 introduced a new armored vehicle Casspir Mk 6, which is a further development of one of the founders of machines MRAP — South African car Casspir. Curiously, while BAE Systems itself states that Casspir Mk 6 as early machines Casspir, «is minozaschischennym armored personnel carrier, and not a machine category MRAP», and that the mobility and relative permeability of light vehicle Casspir Mk 6 exceeds that of "real" machines MRAP. As can be seen, such a division of BAE Systems

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Russian Helicopters Tech Center in Africa

More recently, Holding "Helicopters of Russia" together with the South African company Denel Aviation has created the Johannesburg center for repair and maintenance of civil helicopters in Russia.

In fact, this is a very significant event, the Soviet Union and Russia has always been a priority for the supply of civil and military helicopters among African countries. Now we have proved its undisputed leadership. We have legalized helicopter repair market throughout the African continent.

Offered watch video, "What Africans think of Russia" from Rostekhnadzor.

Now when you purchase any of the

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Africa: Lake Chad expects the fate of the Aral Sea. Named the most Dying country on Earth

Scientists are sounding the alarm: for 50 years the area of Lake Chad, one of the largest vodosmov Africa, the waters of which play a key role in the lives of over 30 million people in Cameroon, Nigeria, Niger and Chad, has shrunk by 90%. If the water levels continue to decline at the same rate, in 20 years the lake may dry up completely, which threatens to turn into an ecological and human disaster for the region.

As the Minister of Environment and Fisheries of Chad Hassan therapy, "in 1963, the Lake Chad area is 25 thousand square

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The African dust and its role in the formation of Atlantic hurricanes

African dust over the Mediterranean, 8:40 GMT, June 8, 2013 © Sputnik "Terra» | NASA

June 16, 2013. Because of persisting over Europe long deep area of low pressure throughout May in North Africa turned out to be very dusty. African dust lifted by frequent storms in the Sahara Desert, disseminated both in Europe and in the Atlantic.

This spring, we have regularly reported on the "feathers" African dust over the Mediterranean Sea and the South over Europe. But now, due to the beginning of the season of tropical storms in the Atlantic, it's time to talk about

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You are pumping a lip and sunbathing to be like us! — Negro-English woman, exposing white compatriots

I'm so happy. I was born black and I'll die black. I was born an African, and I will die an African.

The only reason why I was born in this country, is that you're fucked … white people have brought my people here.

My parents — the Africans, who were born in Jamaica, and I — African, born in England, and I can not stand you, white people, I tell you.

Fucked …. belyashi and zombies on the bus! I am black and proud of it

They all want to be black, they're all pumped up lips trash,

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South African MRAP Casspir Mk 6 chassis Ural

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The South African Department of Corporation BAE Systems (BAE Systems Land Systems South Africa) 17 August 2011 introduced a new armored vehicle Casspir Mk 6, which is a further development of one of the founders of machines MRAP — South African car Casspir. Curiously, while BAE Systems itself states that Casspir Mk 6 as early machines Casspir, «is minozaschischennym armored personnel carrier, and not a machine category MRAP», and that the mobility and relative permeability of light vehicle Casspir Mk 6 exceeds that of "real" machines MRAP. As can be seen, such a division of BAE Systems

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Russian police rescued the child from the sacrificial ritual in

Africa

Russian police lieutenant colonel Sergey Safronov was in Liberia for the line of duty when he received information about the sale of 7-year-old boy for sacrifice. Together with the services concerned has been designed operation, during which the killing of a child prevented.

As part of Operation security officials have chosen a woman who played the role of a buyer. She met with the seller of the child and has agreed a deal for $ 150. In this case, a woman put the seller aware of the fact that a child is bought for sacrifice, and

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A memorandum on the preparation of the South African nuclear

"Rosatom" will help prepare nuclear professionals in South Africa

State Corporation "Rosatom", which intends to participate in the tender for the construction of nuclear power plants in South Africa, has also decided to start preparing South African experts on nuclear power.

Company "Rusatom Overseas", dedicated to the promotion of projects of "Rosatom" abroad, today announced that it has signed a memorandum of cooperation with the North West University of South Africa, which is the only higher education institution in the country, providing education in the field of nuclear technology.

The document provides for the

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