Published on Aug 24, 2017 Greenbarge Reporters
A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Air Beetle Aircraft, today, Thursday, crashed in Kaduna while on a mission, killing the lone occupant, a NAF’s experienced instructor pilot.
A short statement from the Director of Public
Relations and Information of the
Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya did not give the name of the deceased.
The statement said that the cause of the incident is unknown, even as it said that the Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) has immediately directed the constitution of a board of inquiry to determine the immediate and remote causes of the crash.
The statement said that the unfortunate incident is a tragic reminder of the hazards associated with the flying profession.
It said that the air Force boss and the entire NAF family commiserate with the relatives of the late instructor pilot.
Sep 03, 2015