The Nigerian army is building an air force and the Nigerian air force is building an army. The latter already has two dedicated Special Forces Units and has plan for … Continue reading What’s going on between the Nigerian Army and Nigerian Air Force ?
The Cameroon Air Force airdrop capability demonstration. The mission objective was to display Cameroons Air Force combat aerial resupply by way from high altitude. The capabilities of precision airdrops are an integral … Continue reading Cameroon Air Force Airdrop Capability Demonstration.
The time has come for the NAF to begin the process of replacing the Alpha Jet, which are now in their 3rd decade of service. The nation will not … Continue reading Nigeria should evaluate FCT- 2000 as possible Alpha Jet replacement.
Cameroon’s small air force has had to galvanise a diverse range of capabilities to good effect in the war against Boko Haram. On December 28, 2014, hundreds of Boko Haram insurgents … Continue reading Cameroons Air Force Upping its Game.
The deployment is part of ongoing initiatives to reposition the NAF into a highly professional force capable of resounding effectively and timely to Nigeria’s security imperatives.
The United States has officially handed over two Cessna 208 Caravan intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft to Cameroon’s Air Force to help it combat Boko Haram militants in the … Continue reading The U.S offers more military aircraft to Cameroon.
Nigeria might overtake South Africa as the premier Air Power in Sub Sahara Africa by 2020 if current trajectory is maintained by both nations. As of this writing the South … Continue reading Nigeria’s airpower will overtake the South African Air Force by 2020
Corruption aside, decades of coups made unstable military regimes fear their own armed forces. Each coup plot led to a deliberate under-resourcing of any department under suspicion. The Air Force … Continue reading Part 2 : Nigeria’s Reorganized and Rearmed Military.
NAF CELEBRATES 54TH ANNIVERSARY, COMMENCES WITH HISTORICAL PHOTO GALLERY DISPLAY The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) yesterday, 4 May 2018, commenced the celebration of its 54th Anniversary with a historical photo … Continue reading The Nigerian Air Force Turns 54 !!
The NAF is to increase its fleet of ISR aircrafts and networking capabilities. Both are necessary prerequisites for the application of modern air power. It didnt take long for the … Continue reading Nigeria’s Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance and Networking Capabilities.
In 1987 the Missile Technology Control Regime, or MTCR was created. The MTCR was an arms control agreement between the former Soviet Union and the United States, aimed largely at … Continue reading Nigeria’s Cruise Missiles May soon Be Subject to MTC Regime.