6th August 2017

Ops Volcano 14 December 1982

Ops Volcano 14 December 1982 SWAPO’s military wing PLAN had created a specialised infiltration unit called Volcano. Members of this unit had received training from East […]
28th July 2017
Bucc 412

Buccaneer 412 – 24 Squadron SAAF

BUCCANEER 412 (C/N B3-12-63/SA2) Buccaneer 412 was the 2nd aircraft off the Hawker Siddeley production line. 412 also did not join 24 Squadron but was allocated […]
24th July 2017
Buccaneer 411

Buccaneer 411 – 24 Squadron SAAF

BUCCANEER 411 (C/N B3-11-63/SA1) Buccaneer 411 was the first SAAF Buccaneer S Mk 50 to come off the production line at the Hawker Siddeley factory. The […]
24th July 2017

In the Beginning – Buccaneer S Mk50

In the Beginning – Buccaneer S Mk50 An evaluation of the SADF’s strategic requirements for the next 10-15 years was carried out in 1960 and a […]