NAF knock Boko Haram with MI-17E fighter jet. Today December 2020 CAS Sadique Abubakar unveil second Mi-171E Helicopter at NAF Base Makurdi. The Air Officer Commanding Tactical Air Command (AOC TAC), Air Vice Marshal Olusegun Philip, received the new aircraft on behalf of the Chief of the Air Staff, A combined team of NAF personnel and technical support staff. Nigeria Customs Service and the Nigeria Immigration Service were present to ensure necessary documentation.
MI-17E Helicopter 🚁 Fighting Boko Haram
The newly-received aircraft will now be assembled in Makurdi by a team from the equipment vendor, assisted by NAF technicians, before test-flying and formal induction into the NAF. Follow azure voice for more update on military news.