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Nigerian Air Force inducts Super Mushshak trainers

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on 8 August inducted five new Super Mushshak trainer aircraft into service, and graduated 16 new pilots...

Nigerian Air Force reaps rewards of aircraft refurbishment programme

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has refurbished two transport aircraft and deployed them to logistical support roles that include ferrying troops and...

Nigerian Air Force inducts new Mi-35 attack helicopters

The Nigerian Air Force has formally inducted into service the two new Mi-35M attack helicopters, out of 12 ordered from Russian Helicopters...

Nigerian Air Force graduates Super Mushshak instructors

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has graduated its first Super Mushshak instructors, allowing Nigerian pilots to now fly and train ab initio...

Brazil approves Super Tucano sale to Nigeria

The Brazilian government has approved the sale of three second hand Super Tucano aircraft to Nigeria, the Nigerian Air Force has announced. "The...

Nigerian Air Force receives two impounded helicopters

Two Bell 412 EP helicopters that were impounded by the Nigerian government have been handed over to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF). The...

Nigeria to produce light utility aircraft with Comp Air Aviation

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the production of multirole light utility aircraft with US...

Nigerian Air Force takes delivery of two Mi-35M attack helicopters

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has taken delivery of the first two of 12 Mi-35M attack helicopters ordered from Russian Helicopters in...

Nigerian Air Force introduces first Super Mushshaks into service

The Nigerian Air Force received its first four Super Mushshak trainer aircraft from Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) on 5 December during a...

Nigerian Air Force adding aircraft to its fleet

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has successfully refurbished 13 aircraft, some of which have been successfully re-deployed to perform combat...


SANDF youth employment commitment increasingly hamstrung

With an official youth unemployment rate of 46% for the first quarter of 2021, it’s not surprising two published pieces about military recruitment on...