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Reps condemn attack on Air Force troops, condole with family of Fallen Hero

Reps condemn attack on Air Force troops, condole with family of Fallen Hero

By Tordue Salem – Abuja The House of Representatives Committee on Air Force has condemned the recent attack on troops of the 271 Nigerian Airforce Detachment, Birnin Gwari by armed bandits at Ungwan Yako along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Road. In a statement signed yesterday by the Chairman of the Committee, Rep. Shehu Koko(APC-Kebbi) said: “The barbaric […]

Chilean military plane carrying 38 people goes missing

Chilean military plane carrying 38 people goes missing

Chile’s air force said it lost radio contact with a transport plane carrying 38 people on a flight Monday evening to the country’s base in Antarctica. It said the military had declared an alert and activated search and rescue teams. The C-130 Hercules carried 17 crew members and 21 passengers, including three civilians. The personnel […]

CAS restates commitment to personnel welfare

CAS restates commitment to personnel welfare

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, has reiterated commitments to the provision of enabling environment and improved personnel welfare package to encourage professionalism and effective service delivery. Abubakar made this known at the inauguration of the newly constructed housing units at the 105 Composite Group of the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) […]

How military can minimize costly mistakes during operations, CAS explains

How military can minimize costly mistakes during operations, CAS explains

…As he decorates 13 Air Vice Marshals, 35 Air Commodores By Joseph Erunke – Abuja The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, Thursday, said it was important that the services of the Armed Forces were led by persons with good leadership qualities if what he called “costly mistakes” made during operations must be […]