Tag Archives: DEFENCE PRODUCTION

OPERATIONAL PROSPECTS OF THE MADE-IN-NIGERIA PROFORCE PF2 MK.II ARMOURED PATROL VEHICLE (WORLD EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS)

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MULLING THE NEW LOOK OF NIGERIA’S UPARMOURED AND UPGUNNED PINZGAUER COMBAT VEHICLES

During the 1980s, the Nigerian Army in collaboration with Steyr, acquired or assembled in-country a total of 300 Steyr 4K-7FA tracked armoured personnel carriers and 500 units of Pinzgauer utility vehicles. The Pinzgauer vehicles, besides coming into service in 4×4 … Continue reading

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NNS ANDONI: PRESIDENT JONATHAN SET TO COMMISSION FIRST LOCALLY MADE NAVY WARSHIP; DESIGN WAS INSPIRED BY THE ‘RIVER TOWN’ CLASS COASTAL PATROL CRAFT

Agusta A109e Power of the Nigerian Navy Air Arm LEADERSHIP Thu, 31/05/2012 President Goodluck Jonathan, will today(or tomorrow June 1st?) commission the first locally made Navy warship, NNS ANDONI, constructed by Nigerian Navy engineers at the Nigerian Naval Dockyard, Victoria … Continue reading

Posted in AFRICA PARTNERSHIP STATION, AFRICAN ARMED FORCES, ARMED CONFLICT, BORDER SECURITY, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, GULF OF GUINEA, JOINT(MILITARY)TASK FORCE IN THE NIGER DELTA, MARITIME SAFETY AND SECURITY, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGER DELTA CONFLICT, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN NAVY, NIGERIAN SPECIAL FORCES, PIRACY, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, TERRORISM, U.S. AFRICA COMMAND, URBAN GUERRILLA WARFARE, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments