|Icelandic Airline Flies with Military Equipment|
|Written by Iceland Review|
|Thursday, 24 February 2011 03:30|
The Icelandic airline Atlanta has been carrying military equipment for the US Army to Afghanistan. According to the Stöd 2 newsroom the Icelandic Civil Aviation Administration granted Atlanta special permission for the transport at the beginning of this month.
Keflavík International Airport. Copyright: Icelandic Photo Agency.
The permission was granted in consultation with the Ministry for Internal Affairs, Fréttabladid reports.
Military equipment is defined as spare parts, office supplies, medicine, etc. but Stöd 2 also has unconfirmed sources stating that weaponry was among the cargo Atlanta has transported. The transport is on behalf of the American company National Air Cargo.
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