Vengence from the Skies Libyan Air Force Could Be Gadhafi's Trump Card

Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi has always paid special attention to his air force, staffing it with his most loyal followers and supplying it with the best training and equipment. The recent bombing raids in Brega might just be a small foretaste of the overwhelming punch his air power can deliver.
Two Libyan Air Force Mirage F-1 fighter jets sit in Malta after their pilots defected and landed there (Feb. 21 photo).

Two Libyan Air Force Mirage F-1 fighter jets sit in Malta after their pilots defected and landed there (Feb. 21 photo).

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