Air Force jet crashes, ex-chief of staff dies

Published On: May 3, 2012, 8:30 am
Author: Paddy Hayes
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Published on May 2, 2012 by pmnews
 

A Nigerian Air Force F7-Ni single seat fighter jet, on a routine training exercise, crashed on Wednesday close to the Kaduna International Airport.
 
A statement by Air Commodore Yusuf Anas, Director, Air Force Public Relations and Information said the pilot on board the aircraft ejected safely.
 
A Search and Rescue Team from the Nigerian Air Force 301 Flying Training School, Kaduna, immediately rescued the pilot who is in a stable condition, the statement said.
 
The statement said the pilot was receiving treatment at the Nigerian Air Force Aero Medical Hospital, Kaduna.It further said that no fatality was reported on the ground.
 


The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Mohammed Umar has ordered an investigation to ascertain the cause of the accident.
 
The statement also announced the death of retired Air Vice Marshal John Yisa-Doko, Chief of Air Staff from 1975-1980.He died on Tuesday after a brief illness, the statement said, adding that burial arrangements would be announced later.
 

via PM News:  http://pmnewsnigeria.com/2012/05/02/air-force-jet-crashes-ex-chief-of-staff-dies/



-- popdes (m) at 3-05-2012 10:08AM
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 Cry Cry Cry :'(RIP
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-- crusifixo (m) at 3-05-2012 10:47AM
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RIP  Cry Cry Cry Cry
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-- Lekan22 (m) at 3-05-2012 10:48AM
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Thank God.
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-- Idbabe (f) at 3-05-2012 10:53AM
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Thank God
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-- brayeabusi (m) at 3-05-2012 10:59AM
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THERE ARE RELIABLE AND GOOD MODERN FIGHTER AIRCRAFT ALL OVER THE WORLD. F7 IS NOT A RELIABLE AIRCRAFT. I JUST PRAY THAT MORE WILL NOT CRASH.
THANK GOD FOR THE SAFETY OF THE PILOT.
WELL LANDED
SAFE
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-- malvin2525 (m) at 3-05-2012 11:10AM
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 Undecided Lips Sealed
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-- fuckinjoe2 (m) at 3-05-2012 11:23AM
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Another Air-craft crash!!!  .............everything is so phyuked up in naija.     Dumb country.

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-- DHash (m) at 3-05-2012 11:34AM
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 Kiss Kiss Kiss I was thinking is BOKO HARAM
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-- italianburger (m) at 3-05-2012 11:40AM
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I BEG IF DOS AIR FORCE MEN NO SABI FLY JET MAKE DEM GIVE DOS JET TO THE AMNESTY MILITANT WEY JUST JUST GRADUATE FROM AVIATION SCH....LOL...THOUGH FOR NIGERIA TO STILL BE USING F7 IT MEANS WE ARE TOO FAR BEHIND....
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-- GreenBee (m) at 3-05-2012 11:47AM
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thnk God
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-- Maleekh (m) at 3-05-2012 11:59AM
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ol this things that are happnn is setup, ol we would do is to pry that Allah bring uu solution to ol the problem that are happnn in 9ja 
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-- Maleekh (m) at 3-05-2012 12:00PM
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ol this things that are happnn is setup, ol we would do is to pry that Allah bring uu solution to ol the problem that are happnn in 9ja 
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-- jerterk (m) at 3-05-2012 12:20PM
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Thank God, the later should RIP
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-- dizhadah (f) at 3-05-2012 01:01PM
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 Sad
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-- Solidstonez (f) at 3-05-2012 01:44PM
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sad

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-- Solidstonez (f) at 3-05-2012 01:45PM
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Quote from: ROYAlPRINCE77 on  3-05-2012 10:53AM
Everything about north is bad......i pity people that are still having something to do with them,boko haramist states,anyway thank God for saving his life.
true

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-- aso4life1 (m) at 3-05-2012 01:47PM
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I hear 9ja I jaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

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-- Angelita2 (m) at 3-05-2012 02:01PM
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 Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed
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-- lanudja (f) at 3-05-2012 02:25PM
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Two news! Thanks God delivering them frm d hands of death
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