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Qatara340
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Libyan Plane Shot At While Trying To Land

Wed Apr 17, 2013 9:12 pm

Breaking news: According to Alarabiya a Libyan plane was attacked while trying to land in Tripoli. The aircraft sustained some damage.


Source: Alarabiya Breaking News
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RE: Libyan Plane Shot At While Trying To Land

Wed Apr 17, 2013 10:37 pm

Oh God! I hope we'll never see the day when terrorists lay their hands on shoulder missile and start shooting at airliners around the world...
 
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RE: Libyan Plane Shot At While Trying To Land

Wed Apr 17, 2013 10:42 pm

Quoting a380900 (Reply 1):
Oh God! I hope we'll never see the day when terrorists lay their hands on shoulder missile and start shooting at airliners around the world...

Unfortunately, that happened already...  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2003_Ba...d_DHL_attempted_shootdown_incident
 
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RE: Libyan Plane Shot At While Trying To Land

Thu Apr 18, 2013 1:20 am

Quoting starbucks (Reply 2):
Unfortunately, that happened already... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2003_Ba...ident

And before that one there was this one:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arkia_Israel_Airlines_Flight_582
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RE: Libyan Plane Shot At While Trying To Land

Thu Apr 18, 2013 3:28 pm

The habit of firing into the air at certain celebrations may be the cause rather than a deliberate act to damage the plane

http://www.libyaherald.com/2013/04/1...li-celebration-shooting-suspected/
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