Defence Force, War Machine, Army Pics, South African Air Force, African History, Afrikaans, Choppers, Rifles, Pumas

A pair of Soviet officers pose on "The Road of Life or Death" somewhere between Menongue and Cuito Cuanavale. Date sometime in 1988.

A pair of Soviet officers pose on "The Road of Life or Death" somewhere between Menongue and Cuito Cuanavale.

7 June 1980 Operation Sceptic: Capt IC Du Plessis landed his badly damaged Mirage F1AZ at Ruacana. The aircraft was damaged by scrapnel from an SAM Missile fired at the aircraft during the bombing of a target. He barely made it to Ruacana with the assistance of Budgie Burgers who was flying a telstar Imp and guided him in to Ruacana. For saving the irreplaceable aircraft Capt Du Plessis was awarded an HC medal

7 June 1980 Operation Sceptic: Capt IC Du Plessis landed his badly damaged…

Photo Essay, South African Air Force, Helicopters, Choppers, War Machine, Fighter Jets, Impalas, Aeroplanes, African History

Die grense wat die oorlog getrek het

War, Military History, Defence Force, Paratrooper, Soldiers, South Africa, Warriors

British Army, Machine Guns, Vietnam War, Military History, Armour, Firearms, Air Force, Soldiers, South Africa

the driver and gunner knocked out. Notice the bend 20mm barrel, the entry at the top of the driver's window and the exit and entry where the gunner sat

the driver and gunner knocked out. Notice the bend barrel, the entry at the top of the driver's window and the exit and entry where the gunner sat

Imp MK II with tail feathers ruffled by an SAM-9 which failed to explode

Imp MK II with tail feathers ruffled by an which failed to explode

Mirage IIICZ from 2 Squadron flown by Major Gerrie Radloff engages an enemy Convoy heading towards Cassinga with his 30mm DEFA Cannon while providing close air support to our Airborne Brothers in Cassinga. By Graham Du Toit

The view from the sight of attacking their 30 mm guns South African Mirage IIICZ fighter jet piloted by air force major South African Gerrie Radloff , during the battle of Cassinga.

It never was a happy war. The border war had many casualties and many wounded souls

It never was a happy war. The border war had many casualties and many wounded souls

Pinterest
Search