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20/Mar/2019

NAF 2019 FIRST QUARTER CONFERENCE: CAS COMMENDS PERSONNEL FOR PROFESSIONALISM, LAUDS SUCCESSFUL AIRLIFT OF ELECTORAL MATERIALS...

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19/Mar/2019

NAF HOLDS MAIDEN BASE DEFENCE SEMINAR, EVOLVES STRATEGIES FOR ENHANCED SECURITY OF AIR ASSETS, BASES...

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15/Mar/2019

INTERNAL SECURITY OPERATIONS: NAF GRADUATES FIRST SET OF SPECIAL FORCES PERSONNEL TRAINED BY NIGERIAN INSTRUCTORS AT RTC...

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14/Mar/2019

BELARUS COMMENDS NAF ON FIGHT AGAINST INSURGENCY, IDENTIFIES POSSIBLE AREAS OF COLLABORATION...

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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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