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Scramble for an Italian Military Air Force's F-16
Rome, Italy - A Libyan civil aircraft have been intercepted and then escorted
An F-16 of the 5th Wing of the Italian Military Air Force has taken off yesterday afternoon by Cervia’s military base to intercept a DC-10. The episode occurred near Trento, in the North side of Italy, and the aircraft was belonging to Libyan Civil Aviation. The plane, which was en route Amsterdam-Tripoli, was no authorized to fly in the Italian sky area, and so it was escorted to Puglia, a region i...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency