Nigerian Air Force
NAF
14/Aug/2018

AIR LOGISTICS SUPPORT: CDS COMMENDS NAF AS EXERCISE OMO OLOJA HOLDS IN LAGOS...

13/Aug/2018

NAF NEUTRALIZES ARMED BANDITS IN SUBUBU FOREST, BIRNIN MAGAJI, RUGU FOREST IN ZAMFARA STATE ...

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08/Aug/2018

4,600 IDPs BENEFIT FROM MEDICAL CARE AND SURGERIES AS NAF SPECIAL MEDICAL INTERVENTION IN ZAMFARA ENTERS DAY 6...

07/Aug/2018

INDIGENOUS AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE CAPABILITY GETS BOOST AS NAF SUCCESSFULLY CONDUCTS IN-HOUSE 400 HOURS INSPECTION ON F-7 AIRCRAFT...

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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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