Two Nigeria Air Force Aircraft Crash In Abuja
One person was feared killed as two aircraft of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) have crashed in an accident.
Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, made this known today in a signed statement
Daramola said the accident occurred during rehearsals for the Independence day celebrations.
“I wish to confirm an air incident involving 2 Nigerian Air Force aircraft taking part in the rehearsals for the 58th Independence Day Celebrations,” he said.
Daramola, however, did not say if the accident was a collision or a crash of each of the aircraft. Also, he did not explain if there were casualtes. Eyewitnesses however,claimed that one person was feared dead in the incident.
It is also gathered that one of the aircraft went up in flames before it eventually crash landed.