South African Air Force

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The South African Air Force, past and present.

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20 awesome colorized photos of the WWII

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Wide blue wonder

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Military Aircraft Photos in South Africa Page 2

Photos of Military Aircraft in Southern Africa, de Havilland, Denel, Dornier, Douglas DC4, English Electric, Embraer, Gloster, Hawker, Hawker Siddeley. Hunting Percival

A World War II-vintage C-47 versus a modern anti-aircraft missile

The South African Air Force Forum (a private forum not related to the SAAF itself) has published a very interesting thread about a SAAF C-47 transport of World War II vintage that was struck by a Soviet-made SA-7 missile in 1986. Here's an after-action picture of the damage. The author relates: In 1986, a Dakota while on a flight to Ondangwa at about 8000ft was hit with a SA-7 missile. The explosion ripped off most of his tail. To add additional pressure, the Dakota was full of military VIP…

The South African Air Force

Privately run, unofficial website on the South African Air Force. It is maintained by myself during my (limited) spare time so please read the Disclaimer. I hope you enjoy the experience and visit again soon. All suggestions are welcome - Dean Wingrin