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Turborama Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-04-11 02:33 PM
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More (British) Tornadoes For Libya No-Fly Zone
Source: Sky News

Four more Tornado fighter planes will be deployed to an air base in Italy to help enforce the "no-fly zone" over Libya, David Cameron has said.

The Prime Minister made the announcement as he arrived at the Gioia Del Colle base in southern Italy to visit British air forces who are part of the Libyan operation.

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The extra aircraft will take Britain's contribution to the no-fly zone operation to 12 Tornados and 10 Typhoons.

The aircraft already deployed there have flown more than 70 missions over Libya.

Read more: http://news.sky.com/skynews/Article/201009115966007
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