A Tornado GR4 aircraft is pictured against an Italian sunset during Operation Ellamy, the UN sanctioned no fly zone over Libya.
Royal Air Force aircraft are based at Gioia Del Coll as part of Op Ellamy, the UK contribution to help enforce the no fly zone over Libya in support of UN SCR 1973.
The RAF is now flying regular missions with Typhoon and Tornado aircraft.
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Photographer: SAC Neil Chapman
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