The Spear of the Nation
Selected Operations

Selected Operations

Out of some 1 500 attacks between 1977 and 1989, amongst the most spectacular were the following:

No. Operations Year
1. Sasol Oil Refinery limpet mine blast June 1980
2. Grad-P Rocket launchers on the South African Defence Force (SADF) headquarters in Voortrekkerhoogte, Pretoria August 1981
3. Bombing of Koeberg nuclear power station, Cape Town December 1981
4. Car bomb that exploded outside Air Force base and killed 19 military personnel May 1983