NAF Partners Turkish Air Force On Defence Technology
The Nigerian Air Power (NAF) has expressed the willingness to associate the Turkish Air on defence know-how in an effort to improve their operational effectivity within the battle in opposition to terrorism at present being skilled by each international locations.
The Chief of the Air Workers (CAS), Nigerian Air Power (NAF), Air Marshal Oladayo Amao and the Commander of the Turkish Air Power (TurAF), Common Hasan Kucukakyuz expressed the willingness throughout Amao’s courtesy name on the Commander TurAF throughout his 5-day official go to to Turkey.
In a press release by the NAF director of public relations Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, each chiefs emphasised the necessity for Nigeria and Turkey to share their experiences on the usage of unmanned plane programs in counterterrorism operations.
He mentioned the partnership would allow strategic synergy and improve proficiency with renewed dedication to wipe out terrorism.
Whereas appreciating Turkish navy expertise in counter-terrorism operation which spanned over a decade, Air Marshal Amao acknowledged that Turkey was capable of obtain operational successes in opposition to terrorists because of the utilization of proper navy gear.
“Turkey has succeeded in creating a sturdy defence industrial sector able to assembly as much as a big share of essential necessities of her armed forces and different safety businesses”, he mentioned.
Air Marshal Amao subsequently referred to as for larger collaborations with the Turkish Air Power Command, at the same time as he mentioned, the NAF appreciates the present cooperation within the areas of coaching and extension of invitation for NAF personnel participation in a number of the TurAF worldwide navy workout routines.
In his remarks, the Commander, TurAF, Common Hasan Kucukakyuz famous that Turkish Air Power is prepared to deepen cooperation with the NAF by helping the Service in any space that would finally strengthen its operational capabilities.
He acknowledged that the NAF would, from now, absolutely take part in its worldwide navy workout routines, together with ANATOLIA Eagle.
Common Hasan promised to liaise with the NAF and help in all areas of navy cooperation with different Companies in Turkey in addition to defence procurement issues. The two air chiefs agreed to vogue out modalities that may allow a gathering between officers of the two air forces to stipulate areas of complete cooperation that could possibly be of mutual worth to botho sides.