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
Any U.N. member
How many no-fly zones have been imposed since 1991?
How long do no-fly zones usually remain in force?
Days or weeks
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?
Which of these U.S. aircraft is being used in the Libyan no-fly zone operation?
B-2 stealth bombers
F-15 fighter jets
What now-defunct nation supplied most of Gaddafi's aircraft?
Which of Gaddafi's sons once toured the U.S. Air Force Academy?
Which British aircraft used in the no-fly zone operation is named after a king from the Old Testament?
Which of these Middle Eastern nations sent jets to assist in the no-fly zone operation?