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AFB Pietersburg

Defendemus Septemtrionem - Defending the North

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AFB Pietersburg - (4 members)

Air Force Base Pietersburg [Afr: Lugmagbasis Pietersburg] had been used by 26 Air School which was disbanded in December 1944. The Air Operational School which had been based at AFB Langebaanweg was moved to AFB Pietersburg in 1967 and renamed the Advanced Flying School. In 1971, 1 Squadron's Canadair Sabre 6 jet fighters were based there. 89 Combat Flying School was established at Air Force Base Pietersburg on 1 Jul 1986, in anticipation of the first delivery of the Cheetah D aircraft. The Base was closed down in 1993.


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Defendemus Septemtrionem - Defending the North

 

 

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YearNumber of members on Roll Of Honour
1979
1
1981
1
TOTAL:
2

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