NATO pilots face high risks in Libya

Threat of surface-to-air missiles poses constant danger for pilots targeting pro-Gaddafi forces.

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    For the first time, Al Jazeera has filmed NATO helicopters operating in Libya.

    There a significant threat to every aircraft landing in Libya, a danger which became apparent when surface to air missiles and launchers were found recently in the hands of a pro-Gaddafi cell hiding in the rebel-held city of Benghazi.

    Al Jazeera's Sue Turton reports on the high risk pilots face.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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