The Nigerian Air Force on Thursday took delivery of the first batch of six A-29 Super Tucano aircraft from the United States.
The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja.
According to Gabkwet, the aircraft arrived Kano around 12.34pm.
He added that the officials that received the aircraft include the Minister of Defence, Major. Gen. Bashir Magashi (Rtd); Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Faruk Yahaya; and Chief of Air Staf (CAS), Air Marshal Oladayo Amao.