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Itamilradar: Russian Air Force aircraft lands in Libya’s Benghazi

Itamilradar website, which is specialized in monitoring military aircraft, has depicted and tracked this morning around a Russian Air Force (Tupolev Tu-154M) landing in Benghazi, eastern Libya.

According to the website on Saturday, The Russian aircraft left Latakia AB, Syria at (04:27 CET), yet it departed Friday morning from Moscow Chalovskij airport.

Itamilradar added that the nature of the flight of the Russian aircraft, which landed in Benghazi, is unknown.

A week ago, Itamilradar depicted and tracked a United Arab Emirates Air Force Boeing C-17A Globemaster in flight over western Egypt before entering into Libyan airspace and disappearing.

Russia is neck-deep in helping Khalifa Haftar sustain his attacks on Tripoli as international and UN as well as local reports and documented footage have shown hundreds of Russian mercenaries fighting for Haftar’s forces on the frontlines on the outskirts of Tripoli.

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