NAF
22/Jun/2018

CHIEF OF THE AIR STAFF COMMENCES TWO-DAY CONFERENCE WITH SENIOR NAF OFFICERS, URGES ADHERENCE TO CONSTITUTIONAL MANDATE...

22/Jun/2018

NIGERIAN AIR FORCE SUCCESSFULLY RESCUES KIDNAP VICTIMS IN ZURMI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF ZAMFARA STATE...

20/Jun/2018

NIGERIAN AIR FORCE DEPLOYS COMBAT HELICOPTER TO GUSAU...

20/Jun/2018

AIR MARSHAL ABUBAKAR SPENDS SALLAH WITH FRONTLINE TROOPS IN MAIDUGURI AS NAF COMMISSIONS NEW MULTIPURPOSE HALL ...

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HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF THE NIGERIAN AIR FORCE

The idea of establishing an air force for Nigeria was first mooted in 1961 following the nation’s participation in peace-keeping operations in Congo and Tanganyika (now Tanzania). During these peace-keeping operations, foreign air forces aircraft were employed to airlift the Nigerian Army Regiment to and from the theatres of operation.

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VISION & MISSION

To reposition the NAF into a highly professional and disciplined force through capacity building initiatives for effective, efficient...

 

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ABOUT THE NAF

To ensure the integrity of the airspace by gaining and maintaining control of the air while retaining a credible capacity to fulfill...

 

FOREIGN MISSION

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