ABUJA – The Nigerian Air Power (NAF) Alpha Jet plane (NAF475) “that went off the radar with 2 crew individuals on board on 31 March 2021 could presumably maybe need crashed,” NAF acknowledged on Friday morning.
“The plan off of the atomize moreover to the whereabouts of the 2 pilots live unknown,” it acknowledged in a observation signed by Director of Public Relations and Info, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet.
“The pilots are Flight Lieutenant John Abolarinwa and Flight Lieutenant Ebiakpo Chapele. Intensive search and rescue efforts are silent ongoing by NAF surveillance plane moreover to NAF Special Forces and Nigerian Navy troops on ground.
“At this point, the NAF will not be any longer ruling out the rest referring to the incident. It on the opposite hand stays hopeful that the crew would soon be realized and rescued,” the observation acknowledged.