The Federal Government has put an aircraft in the Presidential Fleet, Hawker 4000 with the registration number 5N-FGX/: RC 066 up for sale.
The government purchased the aircraft in 2011 for $22.91 million. However, with 10 aircraft currently in the fleet, this would be the third aircraft that would be sold since President Buhari took over.
The Federal Government, in a newspaper advertorial on Wednesday, September 23, revealed that it would sell the jet to ready buyers.
Interested buyers have been directed to submit their closed bids to the Chairman, Committee for Sale of Aircraft, Office of the National Security Adviser, care of Special Services Office, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation.
The advertorial read, “Please note that all bids must be submitted within one week of this publication. A background check is required as a pre-qualification for the bid. Prospective bidders who want to inspect the aircraft will be granted access within one week from this advertisement.”