The automatic response to hearing this news is simple. Here comes 9/11 part II. What do they plan to do with them? Some of the planes taken are capable of reaching North America (a-320s and a-330s) FOX News with Bill Gertz of the Washington Free Beacon reports :
CNBC reports also.
The original story was broken by the Washington Free Beacon.
"The state-owned Libyan Airlines fleet until this summer included 14 passenger and cargo jetliners, including seven Airbus 320s, one Airbus 330, two French ATR-42 turboprop aircraft, and four Bombardier CJR-900s. Libyan state-owned Afriqiyah Airways fleet is made up of 13 aircraft, including three Airbus 319s, seven Airbus 320s, two Airbus 330s, and one Airbus 340.