Photos: Nigerian Air Force A-29 Super Tucano

We are proud to share these photos of the first of 12 A-29 Super Tucano light attack, combat and reconnaissance aircraft for the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) painted in full combat colors. The fleet of A-29s for the NAF are in production by SNC and Embraer at the Jacksonville facility. All the aircraft are scheduled…

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Air Force chief: Light attack is about more than hardware, it’s a boon for intelligence networks

Read the full article here. By Kyle Rempfer Air Force Times NEW ORLEANS — Many have interpreted the Air Force’s OA-X light-attack experiment as something solely focused on acquiring a cost-effective close-air support aircraft for U.S. forces entangled in low-intensity conflicts. But in reality, the program is also being crafted to increase the capabilities of…

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