The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, told newsmen in Nnewi, Anambra state yesterday that the Nigerian Air Force, marked a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU with Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company, IVM, Nnewi, Anambra state to research and deliver extra parts for its contender planes.
He said that Innoson has been keeping the plane armada of the Air Force running for a few months now.
Air Marshal Abubakar, who was spoken to by the Chief of Policy and Planning, Air Vice-Marshal James Gbum, said the MoU will enhance nearby substance and designing and spare the nation a great deal of cash by utilizing privately made parts as opposed to importing costly parts from outside nations.
“Our war endeavors will be futile in the event that we don’t accomplish something to guarantee we get save parts since some of our warrior air ships that have shaped the foundation of our battle against Boko Haram, were once down because of absence of extra parts and for the most part the break gatherings of these flying machines. “The Air Chief instantly requested our innovative work cell in Kaji to begin to examine into this break gathering upgrade. They felt free to completed the exploration. Be that as it may, the primary proto-sort they brought couldn’t breeze through the test. “The Nigerian Air Force later found that Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company at Nnewi, Anambra State is extremely equipped for teaming up with the Nigerian Air Force to accomplish the required guidelines of updating our break congregations.”