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Richard Cranium
October 19, 2014, 13:13 by Richard Cranium
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Man bust in Cape for extremist plot

October 19 2014 at 09:24am
By Kristen van Schie

Cape Town - A former South African Air Force technician has been arrested for trying to supply weapons to a right-wing extremist group and is due to appear in the Kuils River Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

Hawks spokesman Captain Paul Ramaloko said the 46-year-old Brackenfell man had a stock of munitions and wanted to “sponsor” the extremists – but was intercepted before he could carry out his plan.

Ramaloko wouldn’t name the group, nor say how many weapons the Hawks found in the suspect’s confiscated stockpile.

The man cannot be identified until he appears in court.

The Hawks confirmed that the man worked for the air force for over two decades.

According to his online CV, the suspect began his career as an armament technician in 1989, arming and disarming the air force’s Cheetah jets as well as “handling, packaging, storage and transportation of ammunition and explosives in the SAAF”.

He writes that he was also a member of the air force’s Bomb Disposal Team, a maintenance planner fo...
Bell 407
October 18, 2014, 14:44 by Bell 407
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Just watched (visually) and checked it out on RadarBox, Etihad 956 B77F just blasted out of FAOR 21R with a rate of climb at one point of of 4800 ft/min. I would say she was empty  :yikes: :yikes: :kissmyass: :kissmyass: What was nice was that a Saffer was in the pointy end and on the radio  :cheers: :cheers:
Richard Cranium
October 15, 2014, 11:58 by Richard Cranium
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