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SUCCESSFUL TESTS PREPARE WAY FOR PRODUCTION OF DENEL’S NEW SEEKER 400 UAV
Date: 26 Feb 2014
 
Denel’s Seeker 400 unmanned aircraft system successfully completed its first round of flight tests after a three year development process.
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DENEL TELLS PARLIAMENT OF ITS ‘TRANSITION FROM GOOD TO GREAT’
Date: 26 Feb 2014
 

Denel’s successful financial turnaround and its strong record of delivery on major products and projects in support of South Africa’s national defence will feature prominently in its presentation to Parliament today.
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Fitch Ratings Upgrade To AAA Confirms Denel's Financial Turnaround And Long-Term Potential
Date: 20 Jan 2014
 
Denel welcomes the decision by the Fitch Ratings to upgrade the company’s long-term rating and affirm its current short-term rating and outlook.
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Matric Achiever Attributes Success To Denel's Maths And Science Classes
Date: 9 Jan 2014
 
Enrichment classes in maths and science offered by Denel contributed to the achievements of an 18-year old North West student who ranks among the country’s top matriculants.
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“Pilot” for a day – a dream fulfilled
Date: 26 Nov 2013
 
Becoming a “helicopter pilot” for the day was a dream comes true for 12-year old Khuhle Skosana from Kriel, Mpumalanga when she recently visited Denel Aviation in Kempton Park.
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DENEL TRAINEE PREPARES TO BRAVE THE HARSH ANTARCTIC CONDITIONS
Date: 26 Nov 2013
 
An intrepid aeronautical engineer trained by Denel Dynamics will spend the next three months in the Antarctic as part of South Africa’s Summer Relief Team.
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DENEL FLEXES NAVAL MUSCLE AT MARITIME EXHIBITION
Date: 21 Nov 2013
 
Denel is expanding its presence in the maritime environment with a growing number of products and services that can be used to support naval operations.
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DENEL JV AWARDED R5-BILLION CONTRACT FOR GUIDED-MISSILES IN UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Date: 20 Nov 2013
 
A R5-billion contract awarded to Tawazun Dynamics by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces will see precision-guided bomb systems being integrated onto Mirage 2000-9 fighter jets flown by the air force of the UAE.
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DENEL LAND SYSTEMS MEETS ALL SA’S LANDWARD DEFENCE NEEDS
Date: 20 Nov 2013
 
Denel Land Systems is firmly established as Africa’s leading supplier of land defence systems and poised to expand the range and quality of its products to local and export markets.
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NEW BADGER TO BE COMBAT READY IN THREE YEARS' TIME
Date: 20 Nov 2013
 
The first Badger infantry combat vehicle will roll off Denel’s production facilities in October 2015 – exactly two years after Armscor and the SANDF placed a multibillion Rand order for 238 vehicles, which will rejuvenate the country’s landward defence capabilities.
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DENEL CONFIDENT OF A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE
Date: 5 Nov 2013
 
Denel intends to grow its revenue to more than R7-billion in the next five years and create a long-term order book of more than five times its turnover.
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DENEL TARGETING ASEAN DECISION-MAKERS AT BANGKOK EXHIBITION
Date: 4 Nov 2013
 
Denel will expand its marketing efforts in Southeast Asia with a strong presence at the Defence & Security Exhibition in Thailand from November 5th to the 8th.
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SUCCESSFUL TESTING OF EXTENDED-RANGE MISSILE CONFIRMS DENEL’S GLOBAL LEADERSHIP IN DEFENCE INDUSTRY
Date: 9 Oct 2013
 
Denel’s Umkhonto surface-to-air-missile has successfully destroyed targets at a record range of 20 kilometres during a series of tests observed by local and international experts.
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Denel Test Range Reaches Exciting Technical Milestone
Date: 8 Oct 2013
 
The Denel Overberg Test Range (OTR) recently reached an important technical milestone when an important renewal project – the replacement of the Tracking Radar Main System Computer (TRMSC) – was accepted for implementation after more than a decade of development.
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BADGER CONTRACT BRINGS MAJOR SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS TO THE LOCAL DEFENCE INDUSTRY.
Date: 30 Sep 2013
 
The socio-economic impacts that will emanate from the multi-billion rand contract recently awarded by Armscor to Denel SOC for the production of over 200 armoured vehicles to the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) over a 10-year period will significantly and permanently change the South African defence industry.
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Denel Excited About Companys Role In Airbus A400M Airliner To French Air-Force
Date: 30 Sep 2013
 
The first Airbus A400M military transport plane with South Africa’s contribution to its design and manufacturing through Denel will be officially handed over to the French air force on Monday 30 September. Employees at Denel Aerostructures will be part of this celebration during a live video linkup to the event which will be taking place in Seville, Spain.
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DENEL LAUNCHES NEW SPACE ENGINEERING UNIT
Date: 19 Sep 2013
 
Fuelled by South African rocket science and satellite technology, Denel has launched “Spaceteq” as a newly-formed space engineering business unit.

This follows the incorporation of satellite manufacturer, SunSpace into the Denel Group in July 2013 in a move which optimises the highly-advanced engineering and technology skills between the combined businesses.
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DENEL POISED TO GROW ITS ROLE IN THE AEROSPACE INDUSTRY
Date: 18 Sep 2013
 
Denel intends to play a strategic role in the future growth of the South African aerospace sector.
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DENEL’S NEW PRODUCTS WILL MAKE INTERNATIONAL DEBUT AT LONDON DEFENCE EXPO
Date: 4 Sep 2013
 
New global innovations in landward defence products manufactured by Denel will make their international debut at the DSEI defence exhibition in London this month.
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AIR DEFENCE SYMPOSIUM WILL BEAM SPOTLIGHT ON DENEL’S CAPABILITIES
Date: 3 Sep 2013
 
Denel’s contribution to South Africa’s air defence capabilities will come under the spotlight at the eighth SA Joint Air Defence Symposium (SAJADS 2013) which will be held at the CSIR in Tshwane next week.
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