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19/May/2018

NAF PARTNERS SHELL COMPANIES IN NIGERIA, EXPRESSES READINESS TO DEPLOY UAVS TO SECURE OIL INSTALLATIONS...

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19/May/2018

OPERATION THUNDER STRIKE: NEWLY ACQUIRED NAF MI-35M HELICOPTER GUNSHIP UNLEASHES FIREPOWER ON TERRORISTS CAMP ...

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18/May/2018

NIGERIAN AIR FORCE CONTINUES OPERATION THUNDER STRIKE, DESTROYS BOKO HARAM STRUCTURES IN BAMA, GOBARA...

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16/May/2018

NIGERIAN AIR FORCE LAUNCHES OPERATION THUNDER STRIKE AGAINST BOKO HARAM INSURGENTS IN NORTHEAST...

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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...

 

PUBLICATIONS

Find out all you need to know about the Nigerian Air Force Publications, exciting Bulletins and various Article...

 

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

Get information about the Nigerian Air Force international missions, collaborations and lots more...

 
 
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