Category Archives: Africa Air Defence News

In June’s ChainHomeHigh: South Sudan – The Hunt For Missiles

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Guardian Angel

South African defence company Denel has announced the commissioning of the South African National Defence Force’s (SANDF) new Project Guardian Ground Based Air Defence System. Project Guardian has been acquired through Denel Integrated Systems Solutions (DISS), a division of the … Continue reading

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Algerian Gargoyles

Algeria has reportedly commenced the replacement of its erstwhile S-125 Neva (NATO reporting name ‘SA-3 Goa’) medium-altitude Surface-to-Air Missile (SAM) systems, with Russian S-300PMU-2 (NATO reporting name ‘SA-20 Gargoyle’) SAM batteries. Algeria acquired four S-300PMU-2 batteries from Russiain 2010. According … Continue reading

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In February’s ChainHomeHigh: Editorial – Anatomy Of A Shot: The Death Of Juvénal Habyarimana And The MANPADS Threat

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