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Nigeria now has all 12 Super Tucano aircrafts- General Irabor

The Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Eluonye Onyenuchea Irabor has confirmed the complete receipt of all twelve of the A-29 super tucano aircrafts bought from the United States.

He made this known at Thursday’s ministerial briefing in Abuja.

He said while the military should have had the last six aircraft on September 24, a variety of factors, including weather, delayed delivery until September 28, 2021.

The fighter jets according to the defence chief are expected to strengthen Nigeria’s military operations across the country.

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