Nigerian Air Force
NAF student pilot force lands trainer aircraft, sustains injury
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said that one of its student-pilots at 401 Flying Training School has force landed a Diamond 40 trainer aircraft on the outskirts of Kaduna while on a solo mission.A statement signed by NAF’s Director of Public Relations, Air Vice Marshal Olatokunbo Adesanya....
Air Force denies sending 100 aircraft to search for kidnapped Dapchi girls
The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) says it has deployed sorties and not 100 aircraft for the search of the abducted Dapchi school girls. NAF is reacting to some media reports that it had deployed 100 aircraft the rescue of the abducted school girls. AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya, NAF spokesman, said in a statement on Wednesday that…
Nasarawa gets Air Force’s quick response wing
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is to establish a quick response wing (QRW) in Nasarawa as part of efforts to check clashes between herdsmen and farmers as well as secure the border communities of the state. The Chief of Air Force, Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar, who was in Lafia to finalise the arrangement, expressed hope…
NAF to establish operational units in Taraba, others
As part of plans to tackle the incessant herdsmen-farmers clash in the country, the Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has disclosed plans by the Nigerian Air Force...
39 feared killed by military drone, invasion in Adamawa, Plateau
No fewer than 39 people have been feared killed and 51 others seriously injured following Nigerian Air Force’s (NAF) launching of fighter jets that fired rockets in Lawaru, Dong, Kodomti, Shafaron and Nzuruwei villages in Adamawa State.
NAF neutralises insurgents, provides air support for capture of their locations
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), said on Saturday that its fighter aircraft has successfully neutralised several insurgents who were poised to interfere with ongoing operations in the Sambisa general area.
Herdsmen attack and a reformed police
It was contended that the challenges of global warming and desertification forced the herdsmen down south in search of pasture, and that they should be given free spaces for grazing.
NAF takes delivery of five new Mushshak aircraft from Pakistan
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) yesterday took delivery of five new trainer aircraft, the final batch that the Federal Government ordered from Pakistan.