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RAF Jets Scrambled 6 Times In 12 Months To Escort.  
User currently offlineCumulus From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2006, 1402 posts, RR: 1
Posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 2600 times:

RAF Jets have been scrambled 6 times in the last 12 months to escort commercial flights over UK airspace. Can anybody give any details of these instances?

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/6107690.stm


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User currently offlineThorben From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 2509 times:

That just shows how paranoid people are. Why not put an explosive device in every aircraft, and if one doesn't answer a radio call within three seconds - boom!

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