Tag Archives: MILITARY PHOTOGRAPHS

EXERCISE OBANGAME 2014: “NIGERIAN NAVY SPECIAL FORCES WELL TRAINED, WELL EQUIPPED” – GERMAN NAVAL OFFICER ; SAYS POSSESS SKILLS SET UNAVAILABLE TO OTHER PARTICIPATING REGIONAL NAVIES

LAGOS, Nigeria (April 15, 2014) – U.S. and German service members discuss room-clearing tactics with Nigerian sailors (Special Boat Service commandos) during tactical moments drill at exercise Obangame Express 2014 (OE-14). OE-14 is a Gulf of Guinea-based multinational maritime exercise … Continue reading

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MULTINATIONAL “EXERCISE OBANGAME 2014″ COMMENCES IN LAGOS, NIGERIA

FROM LEFT: Flag Officer Commanding, Western Naval Command, Rear Admiral Samuel Alade; U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, MR James Entwistle and representative of the Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Ameen Ikioda at the opening ceremony of EXERCISE OBANGAME EXPRESS 2014 … Continue reading

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EXERCISE OBANGAME 2014: NIGERIA SET TO HOST 22 NAVIES IN SEA-BASED EXERCISE; 10 NIGERIAN WARSHIPS AND PATROL CRAFT, 2 NAVAL HELICOPTERS AND NAF ALENIA ATR 42-500 MPA-ELINT PLANES PARTICIPATING

NNS Thunder F90 PHOTO CREDIT: ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY VOICE OF NIGERIA 14 April, 2014 Written by Chiamaka Ikechukwu Lagos The Nigerian Navy is set to host multinational maritime exercise to enhance security in the maritime environment and the Gulf of … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY CONSIDER THE ACQUISITION OF SURPLUS SEA KNIGHT AND SEAPRITE HELOS FROM THE USA

Nigerian Navy personnel board a US Marine Corps HH-46E for a search and rescue flight demonstration during a visit to MCAS Cherry Point on 4 February. Source: NAVAIR IHS JANE’S DEFENCE WEEKLY 17 March, 2014 Gareth Jennings, London A delegation … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY SHIP, NNS BURUTU P174, INTERCEPTS 4 VESSELS, ARRESTS 22 CHINESE CREWMEN

NNS Burutu P174, a 38 metre Suncraft Sea Eagle Offshore Patrol Craft, intercepted the ships NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA March 18th,2014 The Nigerian Navy has arrested four ships and 22 persons , suspected to be Chinese, who allegedly entered Nigeria‚Äôs … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY DESTROY 260 ILLEGAL REFINERIES IN WARRI, APPREHEND 5 SUSPECTS

Nigerian Navy Special Boat Service commandos in a RHIB. NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA 16 March, 2014 Warri The Nigerian Navy on Saturday in Warri,destroyed over 260 illegal refineries and apprehended five persons suspected to be involved in running the refineries. … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY IMPOUND 87,500 LITRES OF DIESEL…7 SUSPECTS ARRESTED, HANDED OVER TO THE NSCDC FOR PROSECUTION

NNS Andoni P100, a 31 metre patrol ship crafted with pride in the Federal Republic of Nigeria by the Nigerian Navy NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA March 14, 2014 15:04 Port Harcourt The Nigerian Navy said it impounded 87, 500 litres … Continue reading

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