December 7, 2016 – Nigerian Air Force Buys 4 Fighter Jets From Pakistan To Combat Boko Haram As US Refuses To Sell Aircraft To Nigeria
The 4 fighter helicopters the Nigerian Air Force purchased from Pakistan arrived Nigeria yesterday.
This is the first set of the 21 fighter jets Buhari approved for the success of the ongoing Air force counter-terror operations in the Boko Haram war zone.
Other air crafts expected to be delivered next year include 4 helicopters gunships, 3 live attack aircrafts, 10 primary trainers and 4 medium airlift utility helicopters
The 4 Super Mushshak fighter jets delivered to NAF on Monday, said to be modernized for modern warfare arrived ahead of 10 other fighter jets the FG asked the South Asian country to manufacture for the purpose of fighting the insurgents in the North East.