Insecurity: NAF aircraft on routine mission loses radar contact
By Kalu Nwokoro Idika
A Nigerian Air Force aircraft on a routine mission at one of the theatres of operation in the Northern part of Nigeria has lost radar contact.
The sudden disappearance of the aircraft was announced by the Director of Public Relations and Information of Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet.
Gabkwet in a statement through his official Twitter handle said, “A NAF aircraft on routine mission in support of own troops at one of the Theatres of Operation in the Northern part of Nigeria has lost radar contact. Efforts are currently ongoing to locate its whereabout.”
At the time of filing this report, the whereabout of the aircraft is still unknown as efforts are been made to track it down.