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Monday, August 13, 2012

SAS Queen Modjaji crashes into seabed



Commander Handsome Thamsanqa Matsane made history on 26 April 2012 by becoming the first Black officer to assume command of a submarine in Africa. - Source

Times Live reported yesterday that South Africa's fleet of attack submarines, which cost an estimated R8-billion in the infamous arms deal, are all in dry dock after the only operational vessel crashed into the seabed.

The SAS Queen Modjadji, named after South Africa's rain queen who lived in Limpopo, struck the ocean floor while conducting training exercises between Port Elizabeth and Durban last week.

The Sunday Times photographed the German-built submarine undergoing repairs in Simon's Town this week. And yesterday the SA Navy acknowledged she had been damaged during a "training exercise". This means that all three submarines - meant to police the oceans - are presently undergoing repairs and maintenance.

Rear Admiral Bernhard Teuteberg, chief director of maritime strategy, said: "We did a proper technical investigation and now we have convened a board of inquiry to look at all the procedures to see whether there is something we can learn from this…” - Ahmmmm?

Times Live has the full news report and pics.


4 comments :

Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

eish bwana ek het hom gabreek, darrie deng wat hy ees die modjadji, hau maningi levers and buttons, tata lo steering wheels up down, too much ek roep die wit baas.

Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

I beez all combanding de sumbarine an sheet but de seabed beez all rayciss ..youknowwhatIssayin ..respek!!!

hahahahahahahaha ..Africans FFS

eduard said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Would not be surprised if this turd world savage will be promoted and handed out a bonus and an increase in salary. This is what these African Nazi Criminals do if they fail, and they all fail.
In this cuntry we desperately need intellint government and not majority government. No more one idiot one vote communist trash.

Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

And don't forget, we are looking at the very best that they can muster - the cream of the crop, so to speak.

It appears that the Germans were right when they said that the Black trainees sent over by South Africa were untrainable.

No pun intended, but this dude was way out of his depth.

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