Libyan Airlines Flight Diverts to Benghazi due to Cracked Windshield

Thursday, September 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Libyan Airlines Flight Diverts to Benghazi due to Cracked Windshield

Libyan Airlines flight UZ-90 diverted to Benghazi, Libya, on September 20th. The plane heading from Tripoli to Tobruk, Libya, was diverted after a crack was noticed in the first officer’s windshield. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Helicopter Crash in Libya Kills 3 French Soldiers

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
By George Hatcher

A helicopter went down and crashed in Libya on Wednesday, 20th July. According to sources, it was a French military helicopter operating in Libya. Three French soldiers were killed in the crash. The cause of the crash remains unidentified. Download article as PDF »

Libyan Fighter Jet Crashed in Tobruk; 3 Killed, 9 Injured

Thursday, September 4, 2014
By George Hatcher
Libyan Fighter Jet Crashed in Tobruk; 3 Killed, 9 Injured

A MiG-21 Fighter Jet belonging to Libya’s air force turned upside down and crashed in the Libyan city of Tobruk on September 2. The plane went out of control and crashed, in a residential area, during a military event which was held to honour the pilot of another plane that crashed last week in... »

Ghana VP in emergency landing

Monday, December 13, 2010
By George Hatcher

What: Ghana Air Force Falcon 900 EX presidential jet en route from Cairo to Burkina Faso Ghana Where: Kufra Libya When: Dec 10, 2010 Who: passengers included the vice President Mr. John Dramani Mahama, business man Alhaji Asumah Bandah, football icon Abedi Ayew Pele Why: While en route, one of the Falcon’s engines failed.... »

Afriqiyah Crash: What happened?

Wednesday, May 12, 2010
By George Hatcher
Afriqiyah Crash: What happened?

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Martin Stephen What: Afriqiyah Airways Airbus A330-200 en route from Johannesburg South Africa to Tripoli, Libya Where: Tripoli’s runway 09 When: May 12th 2010 Who: 93 passengers and 11 crew (105 reported fatalities: 94 passengers and 11 crew) A child may have survived. Why:... »

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