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First "Scramble" of 2006: F-16 of Italian Air Force intercepted an English B-767
Naples, Italy - It was happened in early afternoon on the Tyrrhenian Sea
This time, the first one in this year, a Boeing 767 of the British carrier, Excel Airways, has been the protagonist of the "Invasion" of our air space; the airplane took off from London to Luxor, in Egypt, didn’t communicate with the transalpine’s air traffic controllers, while was on the French skies. The controllers and in particular the Marseille’s control centre, have alerted the COFA (Combined Air O...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency