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Nigerian Air Force - News Archive

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  1. Ongoing defence cooperation between Nigeria and the UK

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... needs, the UK has deep and various security interests in its former colony. After dedicating a new Commonwealth war memorial at the National Military Cemetery for Nigerian troops for Britain in the ...
    Tuesday, 12 September 2017
  2. Nigerian Super Tucano sale includes guided bombs, rockets, sensors

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... the 12 Super Tucanos “will support Nigerian military operations against terrorist organization Boko Haram and to counter illicit trafficking in Nigeria and the Gulf of Guinea. The Super Tucano is a sustainable ...
    Monday, 04 September 2017
  3. Nigerian Air Force inducts Super Mushshak trainers

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on 8 August inducted five new Super Mushshak trainer aircraft into service, and graduated 16 new pilots from 401 Flying Training School at Kaduna. The NAF said it was ...
    Friday, 11 August 2017
  4. US approves Nigerian Super Tucano sale

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... Nevada Corporation, headquartered in Centennial, Colorado. The company is building Super Tucanos for the Afghan Air Force and Lebanon at its US facility. “These aircraft will support Nigerian military ...
    Friday, 04 August 2017
  5. Nigerian refugee camp hit by air strike was not marked on maps - military

    Category: Security/Human Security

    Nigeria's air force accidentally attacked a refugee camp in January because the site was not marked in its maps, the military said on Friday. Up to 170 people died in the strike in the northeastern ...
    Friday, 21 July 2017
  6. Nigerian Air Force receives five Super Mushshaks

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has taken delivery of five new Super Mushshak trainer aircraft from Pakistan, after receiving four Pakistan Air Force Super Mushshaks for temporary use. The five aircraft ...
    Wednesday, 19 July 2017
  7. Nigerian Air Force reaps rewards of aircraft refurbishment programme

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has refurbished two transport aircraft and deployed them to logistical support roles that include ferrying troops and supplies in the fight against Boko Haram militants. It ...
    Friday, 14 July 2017
  8. Nigeria possibly acquiring Su-30 fighters

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... (PAC) JF-17 Thunder single-engine fighter jet. Nigeria previously selected the type but by the end of 2016 had not yet signed a contract. Indications were it would order three of the jets. The Nigerian ...
    Tuesday, 27 June 2017
  9. Black Hornet micro UAV showcased in South Africa for the first time

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... recent contracts has seen the Nigerian Air Force fit an infrared camera on one of its King Airs, and this has been used to monitor Boko Haram at long ranges without the aircraft being detected from the ...
    Monday, 05 June 2017
  10. Nigerian Air Force inducts new Mi-35 attack helicopters

    Category: Aerospace/Military Helicopters

    The Nigerian Air Force has formally inducted into service the two new Mi-35M attack helicopters, out of 12 ordered from Russian Helicopters in September 2015. The two aircraft were introduced into ...
    Tuesday, 25 April 2017