The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has officially put up for sale one of its aircraft, the Falcon 900B, previously a part of the presidential air fleet.
The announcement was made via a flyer shared on the NAF’s official page late Monday.
In accordance with the approval granted by the Federal Government, interested parties are invited to submit bids for the acquisition of the Falcon 900B aircraft, emphasising adherence to the Public Procurement Act of 2007.
As per the official flyer, bids can be submitted through two distinct methods: via email or through physical submission.
The announcement emphasised that upon the expiration of the submission deadline, the NAF would promptly initiate the processing of bids received.
The Falcon 900B, a notable asset within the Nigerian Air Force’s inventory, has been made available for sale following the government’s approval, marking an opportunity for interested entities to acquire this aircraft.
The announcement partly read, “The Federal Government of Nigeria has approved the sale of Falcon 900B aircraft owned by the Nigerian Air Force (NAF).
“In compliance with provisions of the public procurement Act 2007, the NAF hereby invites all interested parties to submit bids for purchase of the aircraft. The bids can be submitted by email or physically.
“If submitted by email, the bids are to be password protected and sent to email@example.com while the password is to be sent separately to d proc2@ airforce.miI.ng.
“For physical submission, the quotations are to be enclosed in an envelope and sealed while the envelope is to bear the name and address of the interested company/entity as well as the description and reference to the request.
“It should also bear the statement, ‘DO NOT OPEN BEFORE 24 DECEMBER 2023’.
“Please note that the bids would be processed immediately after the expiration of the deadline for submission.”