NAF Confirms Crash Of Aircraft, Says Two Pilots Alive

A Super Mushshak trainer aircraft, belonging to the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has witnessed a minor mishap in Kaduna State.

The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF, Edward Gabkwet revealed this in a statement on Thursday.


The incident, according to NAF, occurred about 3.5 nautical miles from Kaduna Military Airfield.

The statement read, “A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Super Mushshak trainer aircraft was involved in a minor mishap earlier today, 7 March 2024, at about 2.35 pm.

“The accident, which occurred at about 3.5 nautical miles from Kaduna Military airfield, involved 2 pilots who were returning from a routine training flight.

“Luckily, both pilots came out of the crash unscathed.”


Consequently, the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Hasan Abubakar has directed a probe into the incident to ascertain the immediate cause of the crash.

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