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24/Sep/2019

BAUCHI STATE GOVERNOR COMMENDS CAS, NAF’s ROLE IN COMBATING EMERGING SECURITY THREATS IN NIGERIA ...

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23/Sep/2019

NAF COMMENCES 5-DAY WORKSHOP ON RESPECT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS, LEGAL ASPECTS OF AIR TARGETING...

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20/Sep/2019

NIGERIAN AIR FORCE EXTENDS MEDICAL OUTREACH TO FLOOD VICTIMS IN JIGAWA...

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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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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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