The Ultimate No-fly Zone Quiz
by Staff
If you live in a country like the United States or France, your tax dollars go toward support for international peace-keeping efforts, so you have a stake in these efforts. Test your knowledge of no-fly zones with this quiz.

Who has the authority to proclaim a no-fly zone?

  • The United Nations
  • NATO
  • Any U.N. member

How many no-fly zones have been imposed since 1991?

  • Two
  • Four
  • 12

How long do no-fly zones usually remain in force?

  • Days or weeks
  • Months
  • Years

What is the U.S. code name of the no-fly zone campaign in Libya?

  • Operation Odyssey Dawn
  • Operation Avenging Eagle
  • Operation Libya Freedom

Which of these countries did not send forces to assist in the Libyan no-fly zone?

  • Belgium
  • Venezuela
  • Norway

Which of these U.S. aircraft is being used in the Libyan no-fly zone operation?

  • B-2 stealth bombers
  • F-15 fighter jets
  • Both

What now-defunct nation supplied most of Gaddafi's aircraft?

  • Soviet Union
  • Yugoslavia
  • Nationalist China

Which of Gaddafi's sons once toured the U.S. Air Force Academy?

  • Usay
  • Muammar, Jr.
  • Khamis

Which British aircraft used in the no-fly zone operation is named after a king from the Old Testament?

  • Harrier
  • Sentinel
  • Nimrod

Which of these Middle Eastern nations sent jets to assist in the no-fly zone operation?

  • Syria
  • Jordan
  • Iran