MIL OSI Translation. Government of the Republic of France – Designated as the only Air Point of Disembarkation (APOD) of the entire West Spindle of Operation Barkhane, the proposed Niamey Air Base (BAP) is the nerve center that organizes and implements the succession of units engaged in Mali. Indeed, every Barkhane soldier arriving from France by strategic plane passes first by the BAP of Niamey before being redeployed by tactical transport plane on the basis of Gao.
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