Pilots Feared Dead As Another Nigerian Air Force Plane Crashes

Pilots Feared Dead As Another Nigerian Air Force Plane Crashes

Pilots Feared Dead As Another Nigerian Air Force Plane Crashes

News affirmed that another Nigerian Air Force (NAF) plane has crashed and two pilots may have lost their lives.

As sourced from daily post, this incident occurred on Tuesday “some hours ago”.

According to source,

“An Air Force plane has crashed, two pilots feared dead. The plane was flying from Kaduna to Abuja”, the informant said.

As at the time of filling this report, Eagle’s Sight News’ has not yet confirm if bandits/terrorists struck again or if the cause was a mechanical failure.

NAF Director of Public Relations, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet did not take phone calls for a reaction.

The spokesman’s number was off when called again before press time.

Recall similar incident occurred On July 18 2021
when a NAF fighter plane went down while on a mission in the North-West.

After initial denial, the military confirmed the mishap in a statement the next day.

NAF explained that Alpha aircraft was returning an air interdiction between the boundaries of Zamfara and Kaduna States.

Bandits opened fire which led to its crash in Zamfara. The pilot, Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo survived.

Credit:Daily Post

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