Benghazi flight to Mitiga Tripoli survives rocket attack while landing

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Benghazi flight to Mitiga Tripoli survives rocket attack while landing

August 05, 2019 - 13:07
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Mitiga International Airport said Sunday that a flight coming from Benghazi has luckily survived the grad rocket attacks which targeted the airport in conjunction with the landing of the plane.

The plane was carrying about 124 passengers, in addition to its crew, according to the Information Office of the airport, confirming that all passengers and crew are well.

The Civil Aviation Authority has suspended the air traffic at the airport following the incident, before resuming operations later.