Boeing 737 Comes Under Fire in Tripoli

 - April 22, 2013, 2:30 PM

A BuraqAir Boeing 737 was struck by gunfire April 17 while on final approach to Runway 9 at Libya’s Tripoli International Airport (HLLT). The bullet caused minor damage when it struck a water tank in the aircraft’s forward lavatory. None of the 155 people aboard was reported injured. The flight arrived from Benghazi International Airport (HLLB).