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Denel Badger Combat Vehicle Ready in 2015

Denel Badger Combat Vehicle Ready in 2015

Stephan Burger, the CEO of Denel Land Systems (DLS) says the industrialisation at its facilities in Lyttelton has already started and the manufacturing will commence in early 2015. The full fleet, which will replace the Ratels that are currently used, […]


Denel and Patria Sign Agreement On Armoured Wheeled Vehicles to South Africa

Denel and Patria Sign Agreement On Armoured Wheeled Vehicles to South Africa

Denel Land Systems and Patria have signed an agreement regarding Patria AMV 8×8 armoured wheeled vehicle serial production and delivery to South Africa. The agreement includes 238 vehicles, out of which 5 pre-series vehicles have already been delivered during the […]


Denel Tests Extended-Range Umkhonto Surface to Air Missile

Denel Tests Extended-Range Umkhonto Surface to Air Missile

This was the first live-fire tests carried out on the land-based launcher of the Umkhonto SAM, developed by Denel’s guided weapons division, Denel Dynamics. The tests were conducted, recently, at the Denel Overberg Test Range on the southern tip of […]


Final Rooivalk Handover Cements Relationship Between Denel and SAAF

Final Rooivalk Handover Cements Relationship Between Denel and SAAF

Mike Kgobe, the CEO of Denel Aviation says the acceptance of the locally developed combat support helicopter marks the culmination of a 26 year partnership between the SAAF and Denel. “We took this proudly South African aircraft through all its […]


Denel Test Pilots Spreading Their Wings Into Africa

Denel Test Pilots Spreading Their Wings Into Africa

The company now has a mobile telemetry support vehicle which is capable of supporting flight tests at remote locations, says Mike Kgobe, the Chief Executive Officer of Denel Aviation. In the past this highly-specialized test flying could only be conducted […]


Denel, Airbus Sign A New A400M Contract

Denel, Airbus Sign A New A400M Contract

Denel and Airbus Military have signed a new agreement with revised terms for manufacturing aircraft components on the A400M, in a development that will contribute significantly to the financial turnaround of the South African company. The renegotiated agreement was signed […]


Restructuring of Denel to Sustain the Business Turn-Around

Restructuring of Denel to Sustain the Business Turn-Around

Defence manufacturer, Denel, has initiated a realignment of companies in the group that will lead to savings, increased efficiencies and more effective corporate governance. “Our objective is for Denel to be managed and perceived as one, integrated business,” says the […]


New M6 Integrated Long Range Mortar System Enters Service

New M6 Integrated Long Range Mortar System Enters Service

Denel Land Systems has introduced a new, innovative and flexible 60mm Long Range Mortar System – the M6 — into the market. The first production units of the M6 have been delivered to the South African National Defence Force Infantry. […]


Denel Touts Highly Accurate New Artillery Gun

Denel Touts Highly Accurate New Artillery Gun

Denel Land Systems has developed an artillery piece that can directly fire three shells through the same hole – at a distance of one kilometre. The accuracy of this locally developed piece of artillery is equally impressive. This system fire […]


 
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