Paramount Group

Paramount Group is a world leader in defence and security innovation with an exceptional reputation for developing and delivering integrated solutions for defence, internal security and peacekeeping forces across the world.

The largest privately-owned defence and aerospace business in Africa, it has unique capabilities in land systems, aerospace, naval systems, advanced technologies and electronic systems.

Since its inception in 1994, Paramount Group has established itself as a global innovator with the development of one of the world's most advanced families of armoured combat vehicles, and a revolutionary reconnaissance and surveillance aircraft, the first aerial platform of its kind.

Paramount Group has one of the strongest aerospace offerings in Africa comprising supersonic fighter aircraft solutions, air force establishment, systems integration, avionics, UAVs, sighting and mission sensors. Integrating advanced systems that extend the mission performance and lifespan of fixed wing aircraft, helicopters and unmanned airborne vehicles is a key competence.

The Group also offers the manufacture, maintenance and refurbishment of naval vessels including light strike craft, rapid intervention and off shore patrol vessels at its own facilities.

Paramount Group is a trusted partner of sovereign governments around the world.

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Paramount's Anti-Poaching and K9 Academy scoops top global, South African awards for best PR campaign

Paramount_Dog_School_1The company was awarded a Gold Sabre in the Geographic Category for Africa for Paramount's K9 Anti-Poaching Awareness Campaign.
SubmitThe launch of Paramount Group's Anti-Poaching and K9 Academy has been voted the best communications campaign in Africa at the world's top public relations events, held in London and Johannesburg.

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Paramount’s Anti-Poaching and K9 Academy Scoops Top Global and South African Awards for Best PR Campaign

Johannesburg, 20 May 2015 – The launch of Paramount Group’s Anti-Poaching and K9 Academy has been voted the best communications campaign in Africa at the world’s top public relations events, held in London and Johannesburg.

The Sabre Awards together with the prestigious Holmes Report, the most highly ranked awards organisation for the PR industry globally, awarded a Gold Sabre in the Geographic Category for Africa for Paramount’s K9 Anti-Poaching Awareness Campaign. The award, selected from more than 2000 entries, was made at a glittering awards ceremony on Tuesday 19 May in London.

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This ten-ton military vehicle from South Africa is an absolute monster

South Africa does not mess around with its military equipment. Witness the Marauder, an armored mine-protected vehicle produced by Paramount Group in Johannesburg.

Introduced in 2008, the Marauder is capable of carrying ten crew members, command and control systems, mounted cannon weapons, and missile launchers. Developed and outfitted for peacekeeping and reconnaissance missions, the Marauder has an operational range of 430 miles.

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Paramount Group SAAF Museum Air Show 2015

The SAAF Museum came into being because of the tireless efforts of 24 Squadron wartime veteran and author Col Peter M.J. McGregor whose campaign for a museum to preserve South Africa's rich aviation heritage on 26 October 1973 resulted in government approval being obtained through the offices of the Minister of Defence for the establishment of the SAAF Museum.

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5 May 2015, Pretoria. The Annual Paramount Group South Africa Air Force (SAAF) Museum Air Show will be showcasing a spectacular line up of unforgettable aircraft, from the most advanced fighter aircraft on the continent, to the largest collection of flying antique aircraft (warbirds) and Africa’s biggest superhero robot #Parabot that will tower over the show.

Paramount Group, Africa’s largest privately owned defence and aerospace business, is the main sponsor of the show for a third consecutive year. The air show is taking place on Saturday, 9 May 2015 at Zwartkops Air Force Base, Centurion.

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