n Journal for Contemporary History - SAAF fighter involvement in the Border War, 1965-1988
|Article Title||SAAF fighter involvement in the Border War, 1965-1988|
|© Publisher:||University of the Free State|
|Journal||Journal for Contemporary History|
|Author||R.S. (Dick) Lord|
|Publication Date||Dec 2006|
|Pages||251 - 266|
The South African Air Force (SAAF) was involved in the Border War during the entire 23-year duration. However, apart from some sporadic missions flown by the Canberra crews of 12 Squadron early on, the jet fighter force only entered the fray permanently during the last ten years of the war, namely 1978 to 1988.
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