The International Helicopter Flying Training School (IHFS) is a trailblazer in several ways. It is the first helicopter pilot training institution in Nigeria and the West African sub - region. This unique Public - Private Partnership initiative is a versatile tool for the enhancement of civil - military cooperation, thereby harnessing available resources to stimulate the development of the aviation industry in line with the Transformation Agenda of President Goodluck Jonathan's administration.

IHFS is positioned to infuse impeccable and dogged military flying experience into the robust and versatile civil aviation world through its enriched knowledge base training. The School is thus built on the tripod of professionalism, experience and safety. To achieve the vision of our facilitators, we have experienced proficient and dedicated flight and ground instructors who are highly motivated to provide professional and quality helicopter pilot training. Read More...

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He is the Rector of the IHFS. He is a seasoned maintenance engineer/ground instructor/flight instructor/combat helicopter pilot in the Nigerian Air Force.

Wing Commander DE Laha

He is the Safety Manager at the IHFS. He is an experienced helicopter flight instructor in the Nigerian Air Force. He holds an NCAA CPL with instrument rating.

Wing Commander AA Komolafe