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16/Sep/2019

NAF FLAGS-OFF 3-DAY MEDICAL OUTREACH FOR FLOOD VICTIMS IN WAURU JABBE COMMUNITY, ADAMAWA STATE...

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16/Sep/2019

GOVERNOR ABUBAKAR BELLO SEEKS NAF SUPPORT IN COMBATING ARMED BANDITRY, KIDNAPPING IN NIGER STATE...

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11/Sep/2019

ISWAP TERRORISTS SUFFER FURTHER LOSSES AS NAF JET DESTROYS GUN TRUCK, IMMOBILIZES ANOTHER AT GARUNDA IN BORNO STATE ...

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11/Sep/2019

NIGERIA-USA MILITARY COOPERATION: ADJUTANT GENERAL CALIFORNIA NATIONAL GUARD ASSURES NAF OF INCREASED SUPPORT...

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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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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...

 

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