Media Statement   SALVAGING OF TUG DE MIST: UPDATE OF 15 NOVEMBER 2018.

The SA Navy decided to attempt to salvage Tug De Mist, making use of internal resources...

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 Media Invitation   THE CHIEF OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL DEFENCE FORCE TO PRESENT GOOD SERVICE MEDALS AT NAVAL BASE SIMON’S TOWN ON 16 NOVEMBER 2018

The purpose of this auspicious event is to honour SANDF members who have rendered good service in the Defence Force over the years.

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 Current Notice   The Lower North Battery and Marine Life

Lower North Battery is a functional naval firing range authorized by Government Gazette. The lower North Battery (then called Zoutman Battery) was designed by Thibault in 1793 and is the oldest fortification in South Africa that is still armed!

(Information provided courtesy of Lt Cdr P. Nel in conjunction with Public Relations Office)

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 05 October 2018   Brazilian and Indian Navy vessels arrives in Simon’s Town for EXERCISE IBSAMAR VI 2018

Indian Naval Ships (INS) INS KOLKATA and INS TARKASH and Brazilian Navy ship BNS BAROSSA arrived in Simon’s Town for a trilateral Naval Exercise IBSAMAR VI with the South African Navy, on Monday 01 October 2018...

 27 September 2018   EXERCISE IBSAMAR VI 2018

Exercise IBSAMAR VI 2018 is a Multinational Maritime Exercise held between Brazil, India and the Republic of South Africa every four years...

 

 19 September 2018   Closing ceremony and Cocktail function to mark end of exercise ATLASUR XI

The success of Exercise ATLASUR XI 2018 solely depends on the interoperability of the three countries...

 12 September 2018   Ships Integration

ROU GENERAL ARTIGAS, BNS BARROSO, SAS AMATOLA, SAS PROTEA and SAS MANTHATISI slipped and sailed on 06 September 2018 to conduct sea integration exercises in the False Bay area as part of the first phase of Ex ATLASUR XI...

 07 September 2018   Sports Event and Community Relations Project

The members from the ships participating in Exercise ATLASUR XI 2018 participated in a Sports Event and Community Relations Project on 05 September 2018...

 

 04 September 2018   Brazilian and Uruguayan Navies Arrived in Simon’s Town for exercise ATLASUR XI 2018

Two South American Naval Ships arrived alongside at the Simon’s Town Naval Base on Friday, 31 August 2018...

 

 03 September 2018   Exercise ATLASUR XI 18 - Operational Sea Training

SAS AMATOLA Ships Company conducted Operational Sea Training (OST) Staff cover training which commenced on Wednesday, 29 - 31 August 2018...

 

 27 August 2018   Generals and Admirals Club Luncheon

The Generals and Admirals club is established exclusively for Generals and Flag Officers of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) with the objective to promote the camaraderie and friendship among serving and retired Generals and Flag Officers. Chiefs of Services hosts this type of luncheon on a rotation bases...

 16 August 2018   Russian Federation Navy Fleet Review on Neva River in Saint Petersburg

In response to an invitation from the Russian Federation Navy (RFN) Commander-In-Chief, Admiral V.I. Korolev, the Chief of the South African Navy (C Navy) Vice Admiral M.S. Hlongwane, attended RFN Fleet Review in Saint Petersburg from 27 - 31 July 2018...

 13 August 2018   DHL Western Province Rugby Team visit The South African Navy

It was a huge surprise for Western Province fans in the Fleet to witness the DHL Western Province Rugby Team visit the South African Navy Submarine, SAS QUEEN MODJADJI 1 on Friday, 3rd August 2018...

 13 August 2018  Fleet encourages “future sailors”

In a continuous attempt to take the Navy to the “people”, the South African Navy hosted career talk on the 07 August 2018 at Isilimela High School in Langa...

 

 

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