R/€ = 14.16
R/$ = 10.36
Au 1203.30 $/oz
Pt 1333.50 $/oz
Feb 15, 2013
Unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) have undergone massive development over the past 20 or so years, with great changes in size and capabilities. They have acquired weapons (armed UAVs are designated Unmanned Combat Air Vehicles or UCAVs). Stealth UAVs and UCAVs are under...
Jul 29, 2011
South African missile and unmanned air vehicle (UAV) company Denel Dynamics, part of the State-owned Denel defence industrial group, is pondering a tactical unmanned helicopter project. The South African Navy (SAN) is known to be interested in such an aircraft, more...
Aug 06, 2010
British aerospace and defence high-tech development company QinetiQ’s Zephyr unmanned air vehicle (UAV) successfully completed a record-setting endurance flight on July 23. The aircraft, which took off on July 9, flew uninterruptedly for 14 days (or 336 hours) and...
Jul 03, 2009
Cover story on SA Unmanned Air Vehicle sector, its products, programmes and projects, the rapidly increasing international competition, and its need for greater local support
Jun 03, 2009
Speculation that the loss, early Monday morning, of Air France Airbus A330-200 F-GZCP, flight number AF447, could be connected with an alarming incident that befell a Qantas A330 last year is almost certainly erroneous. In October, a Qantas A330 flying over Western...
Jul 19, 2002
The continuing success of Italian/UK helicopter group AgustaWestland in Africa ensures benefits for the South African aviation industry.
Sep 22, 2000