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PILOTS OF THE NIGERIAN NAVY AIR ARM TRAIN IN GREECE

Pilots of the Nigerian Navy Air Arm in Greece for training Nigerian Navy Officers have completed the Helo Dunker Underwater Escape training at the Hellenic Navy facilities at Kotroni. PHOTO CREDIT: SUPERIOR AIR

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NAVAL AVIATION RECEIVES A BOOST; HANGAR OF THE NEW NIGERIAN NAVY FLYING UNIT AT WARRI NOW IN PLACE

Chief of the Naval Staff,Vice Admiral DJ Ezeoba, flanked by officials dressed in suits,at the hangar

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SOME NIGERIAN MILITARY FOUNDATIONAL ASSETS FROM THE 1980s

FOKKER F-27-200MAR Maritime(NAF 905) In its heyday namely the 1980s, the aircraft pictured above played a similar role to what today’s Alenia ATR 42-500 MPA Surveyor play in aerial reconnaissance and intelligence gathering. The Nigerian Air Force operated two units … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY AIR ARM: OPERATIONAL PHOTOS

Agusta A109e Power helicopters of the Nigerian Navy Air Arm at a shore establishment. Naval pilot seen here dressed in green flight suits prepare to airlift very senior officers for an official assignment PHOTO CREDIT: NIGERIAN NAVY

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GOVERNOR PATRICK YAKOWA OF KADUNA, FORMER NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER GENERAL ANDREW AZAZI FEARED KILLED IN MILITARY HELICOPTER CRASH

General(rtd)Owoye Andrew Azazi(bespectacled), Nigeria’s immediate past National Security Adviser VANGUARD December 15, 2012 A military helicopter has reportedly crashed near Yenagoa in Bayelsa State, Saturday evening. Governor Patrick Yakowa of Kaduna State and former National Security Adviser, NSA, General Owoye … Continue reading

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AGUSTA A109e POWER HELICOPTER OF THE NIGERIAN NAVY AIR ARM IN SEARCH AND RESCUE MODE

Agusta A109e Power of the Nigerian Navy Air Arm

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DANA AIRLINES PLANE CRASH: NIGERIAN NAVY AIR ARM TO THE RESCUE

An Agusta A109e Power helicopter on standby at the crash site

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