Engineering News | Defence & Aerospace https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/defence Fri, 19 Jul 2019 16:30:49 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 South African, Indian defence industries agree on areas of collaboration https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-and-indian-defence-industries-agree-of-areas-of-collaboration-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:31:00 +0200 526184 1563538961 1563532260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Union reports Denel has failed to pay contributions to pension fund https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-reports-denel-has-failed-to-pay-contributions-to-pension-fund-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell Defence Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:17:00 +0200 526150 1563526317 1563524220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rolls-Royce ‘IntelligentEngine’ civil aerospace initiative advancing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-intelligentengine-civil-aerospace-initiative-progressing-very-well-2019-07-05 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523590 1563260129 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Airbus reports rise in orders for extra-long-range airliner https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-latest-type-racking-up-orders-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525155 1563260129 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Defence Minister emphasises resource, capacity challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/defence-minister-emphasises-resource-capacity-challenges-2019-07-17 Marleny Arnoldi DEFENCE Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:40:00 +0200 525890 1563371108 1563370800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812165_resized_nosiviwemapisanqakula0918dylan1022.jpg Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula 511 287 SOEs in need of expert staff – Gordhan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/soes-in-need-of-expert-staff-gordhan-2019-07-17 African News Agency Defence & Aerospace Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:09:00 +0200 525868 1563372904 1563365340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812134_resized_pravingordhan1010220716duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 SAMI continues partnership talks with South Africa's Denel after rebuff https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sami-continues-partnership-talks-with-south-africas-denel-after-rebuff-2019-07-16 Reuters DEFENCE Tue, 16 Jul 2019 08:55:00 +0200 525651 1563261202 1563260100 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811650_resized_denel0119reuters1022.jpg 511 287 South African Navy falling behind other navies in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-navy-falling-behind-other-navies-in-africa-2019-07-15 Kim Cloete DEFENCE Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:25:00 +0200 525540 1563200380 1563175500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811467_resized_warriorclassmissileboatsanavy1022.jpg 511 287 Financial constraints pose threat to the South African Navy, says Gulube https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/financial-constraints-pose-threat-to-the-south-african-navy-says-gulube-2019-07-12 Kim Cloete DEFENCE Fri, 12 Jul 2019 16:35:00 +0200 525510 1563201465 1562942100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 International AIV consortium completes work ahead of SKA construction https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-aiv-consortium-completes-work-ahead-of-ska-construction-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke RADIO TELESCOPE Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:25:00 +0200 525497 1563180852 1562937900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Denel’s liquidity crisis plunges employees into new financial crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denels-liquidity-crisis-plunges-employees-into-new-financial-crisis-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke LABOUR / DEFENSE Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:28:00 +0200 525472 1562927360 1562927280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bank bails Denel out amid union demand for action on irregularities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commercial-bank-bails-out-denel-separately-union-demands-action-on-irregularities-2019-07-12 Rebecca Campbell Defence & Aerospace Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524263 1562592318 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mboweni promises contingency reserve funds for SAA, SABC, Denel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-promises-contingency-reserve-funds-for-saa-sabc-denel-2019-07-11 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Thu, 11 Jul 2019 22:11:00 +0200 525392 1562876017 1562875860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Airbus’ latest airliner continues to stack up orders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-latest-airliner-continues-to-stack-up-orders-2019-07-10 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 10 Jul 2019 12:37:00 +0200 525170 1562755913 1562755020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Bloodhound high-speed testing set for mid-October start https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bloodhound-high-speed-testing-set-for-mid-october-start-2019-07-10 Nadine James LAND-SPEED RECORD Wed, 10 Jul 2019 01:05:00 +0200 525095 1562746130 1562713500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810431_resized_andygreen10161022duane.jpg Andy Green 511 287 Denel asks for R2.8bn State cash injection – CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-asks-for-r28bn-state-cash-injection-ceo-2019-07-05 Reuters DEFENCE Fri, 05 Jul 2019 10:05:00 +0200 524767 1562338596 1562313900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809742_resized_denel0119reuters1022.jpg 511 287 South African unmanned aerial vehicle industry body created https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-uav-sector-federation-created-2019-07-05 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523652 1561992051 1562277600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Paramount Group, SAMI sign collaboration agreement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paramount-group-sami-sign-collaboration-agreement-2019-07-04 Simone Liedtke DEFENSE Thu, 04 Jul 2019 16:35:00 +0200 524688 1562309660 1562250900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809538_resized_defenseivorichikowitzaadmbombelaunch072019saudiarabianmilitaryindustriesparamount1022.jpg Paramount chairperson Ivor Ichikowitz 511 287 US may halt military supplies to UAE after missiles delivered to Libya https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-may-halt-military-supplies-to-uae-after-missiles-delivered-to-libya-2019-07-03 African News Agency DEFENCE Wed, 03 Jul 2019 11:29:00 +0200 524504 1562146404 1562146140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SAA is leasing new-generation wide-body airliners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-is-leasing-new-generation-wide-body-airliners-2019-07-01 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Mon, 01 Jul 2019 11:32:00 +0200 524250 1561992530 1561973520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808563_resized_a350900chinasouthernairlinestakeoff1022.jpg An Airbus A350-900 in the livery of China Southern Airlines 511 287 Solidarity serves Denel with demand to take legal action https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-serves-denel-with-demand-to-take-legal-action-2019-06-28 African News Agency Defence & Aerospace Fri, 28 Jun 2019 15:40:00 +0200 524180 1561731050 1561729200 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808416_resized_solidaritylogo1022.jpg 511 287 Union demands Denel take action against those responsible for irregularities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-demands-denel-take-action-against-those-responsible-for-irregularities-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE Fri, 28 Jun 2019 15:38:00 +0200 524181 1561732026 1561729080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 World airline body calls for international alignment on restoring airworthiness of 737 MAX https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-airline-body-calls-for-international-alignment-on-restoring-airworthiness-of-737-max-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Fri, 28 Jun 2019 09:59:00 +0200 524107 1561710161 1561708740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808234_resized_comairsfirstmaxincomairbalivery1022.jpg The first Boeing 737 MAX acquired by South African operator Comair, in British Airways colours 511 287 Airbus unveils new wing-tip technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-unveils-new-wing-tip-technology-and-a-new-version-of-an-existing-airliner-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace – 2 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522984 1561444571 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Aerospace technology leaders reaffirm emission-cutting ambitions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-technology-leaders-reaffirm-they-will-cut-aviations-co2-emissions-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace – 1 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523054 1561444573 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Denel rescued by local commercial bank, reports Minister’s spokesperson https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-rescued-by-local-commercial-bank-reports-ministers-spokesperson-2019-06-27 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE & AEROSPACE Thu, 27 Jun 2019 11:51:00 +0200 523964 1561645834 1561629060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807876_resized_deneladarter107121022duane.jpg Two Denel products: the A-Darter air-to-air missile and, behind, the Seeker unmanned aerial vehicle 511 287 Gordhan says SOEs in dire straits, threatens boards and CEOs with intervention https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-says-soes-in-dire-straits-threatens-boards-and-ceos-with-intervention-2019-06-26 News24Wire STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Wed, 26 Jun 2019 08:01:00 +0200 523761 1561530859 1561528860 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807450_resized_pravingordhan2016budget1022reuters.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Denel confirms salary cut; union expresses shock and concern https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-confirms-salary-cut-and-union-expresses-shock-and-concern-2019-06-25 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE & AEROSPACE Tue, 25 Jun 2019 08:58:00 +0200 523614 1561466484 1561445880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807101_resized_denelumkhontoir207121022duane.jpg Some of the Denel Group’s products on display – in the foreground, an Umkhonto naval surface-to-air missile, with a Badger infantry fighting vehicle behind, and just visible in the left background, a Seeker unmanned aerial vehicle 511 287 Rolls-Royce reports strong progress in its civil aerospace 'IntelligentEngine' initiative https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-reports-strong-progress-in-its-civil-aerospace-intelligentengine-initiative-2019-06-24 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Mon, 24 Jun 2019 14:07:00 +0200 523562 1561380141 1561378020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807005_resized_trent1000rr1022.jpg Trent 1000 civil aeroengines on a Rolls-Royce production line 511 287 Ethiopia's army chief, top regional officials killed in northern coup attempt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopias-army-chief-top-regional-officials-killed-in-northern-coup-attempt-2019-06-24-1 Reuters DEFENCE Mon, 24 Jun 2019 08:09:00 +0200 523561 1561378254 1561356540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 CSIR announces new head of its Defence and Security Technology Sector Cluster https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-announces-new-head-of-its-defence-and-security-technology-sector-cluster-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE Fri, 21 Jun 2019 15:50:00 +0200 523452 1561126728 1561125000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South African drone sector association created https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-drone-sector-association-created-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:38:00 +0200 523427 1561121839 1561120680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806778_resized_drones1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Aerospace giants displaying their wares at Paris https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-giants-displaying-their-wares-at-paris-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522386 1560839166 1561068000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Solidarity offers input on how Denel can resolve its financial problems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-offers-input-into-how-denel-can-resolve-its-financial-problems-2019-06-20 Tasneem Bulbulia AEROSPACE Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:51:00 +0200 523315 1561119219 1561042260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Aviation technology leaders reaffirm their determination to cut industry’s CO2 emissions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aviation-technology-leaders-reaffirm-their-determination-to-cut-industrys-co2-emissions-2019-06-18 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:40:00 +0200 523023 1560867495 1560865200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805825_resized_pumaenergyaviationinoperation110221.jpg 511 287 SA soldiers and Mozambique border police involved in shooting incident https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-soldiers-and-mozambique-border-police-involved-in-shooting-incident-2019-06-18 African News Agency DEFENCE Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:28:00 +0200 522965 1560850168 1560850080 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Airbus launches extra long range version of its best-selling airliner family https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-launches-extra-long-range-version-of-its-best-selling-airliner-family-2019-06-18 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:23:00 +0200 522964 1560850542 1560849780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805728_resized_airbusa3211022.jpg Computer-generated image of the A321XLR 511 287