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  • First coalition aircraft lost over Libya

    US Africa Command confirms a Boeing F-15E Strike Eagle crashed overnight in Libya becoming the first coalition aircraft lost while enforcing a no-fly-zone...

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  • NEWS FOCUS: How 'Odyssey Dawn' tamed Libya's air defences

    Twenty-five years after its ill-fated attempt to remove Col Muammar Gaddafi from power, the USA is again involved in...

  • PICTURES: UK outlines Typhoon, Tornado operations against Gaddafi forces

    RAF Typhoons have made their combat debut over Libya, as the UK's Tornado GR4s also have begun carrying a wider range...

  • PICTURES: Coalition launches first strikes against Libya

    US, UK and French forces have launched the first strikes against Col Gaddafi's regime in Libya ...

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  • Libyan flag carriers begin rebuilding after Tripoli damage

    News | 08 Sep 2014 11:29 | Martin Rivers

    ​Libyan Airlines and Afriqiyah Airways are deploying four aircraft each to a handful of regional destinations, as aviation officials prepare a final report into the damage wrought by weeks of intense fighting focused on Tripoli International Airport.
  • Royal Jordanian warns of half-year losses

    News | 15 Jul 2014 07:58 | Oliver Clark

    Royal Jordanian has warned it will record "losses" for the first six months of the year as a result of security concerns having forced it to close five international routes since 2012.
  • ​FL Technics expands line maintenance network

    News | 05 Dec 2013 11:07 | Michael Gubisch

    FL Technics is opening line maintenance stations in Georgia, Ukraine and Libya.
  • DUBAI: Libyan Wings to tap strong post-war demand

    News | 18 Nov 2013 08:51 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Privately-funded start-up carrier Libyan Wings is aiming to take advantage of untapped potential within the region, with both domestic and regional services.
  • Air Libya links with UK firm on An-26 lease

    News | 02 Sep 2013 09:27 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Air Libya is linking with UK air charter specialist Chapman Freeborn through an agreement to place and manage an Antonov An-26 turboprop.
  • Royal Jordanian increases Libyan frequencies

    News | 06 Feb 2013 14:59

    <p>Oneworld carrier Royal Jordanian will increase the frequency of its operations to Libya to 15 weekly flights.</p><p>The carrier will add three flights between...