Amazing photos show fighter jet crashing in Libya

Ablaze aircraft plummets towards earth after being shot down over rebel-held Benghazi
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A Libyan jet bomber crashes after being shot down in Benghazi on March 19, 2011 as Libya's rebel stronghold came under attack, with at least two air strikes and sustained shelling of the city's south sending thick smoke into the sky. (PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Libyan jet bomber crashes after being shot down in Benghazi on March 19, 2011 as Libya's rebel stronghold came under attack, with at least two air strikes and sustained shelling of the city's south sending thick smoke into the sky. (PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Libyan jet bomber crashes after being hot down in Benghazi on March 19, 2011 as Libya's rebel stronghold came under attack, with at least two air strikes and sustained shelling of the city's south sending thick smoke into the sky. (PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Libyan jet bomber crashes after being shot down in Benghazi on March 19, 2011 as Libya's rebel stronghold came under attack, with at least two air strikes and sustained shelling of the city's south sending thick smoke into the sky. (PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Libyan jet bomber crashes after being hit over Benghazi on March 19, 2011 as Libya's rebel stronghold came under attack, with at least two air strikes and sustained shelling of the city's south sending thick smoke into the sky. (PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images)
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Smoke billows after a Libyan jet bomber crashed after being shot down in Benghazi on March 19, 2011 as Libya's rebel stronghold came under attack, with at least two air strikes and sustained shelling of the city's south sending thick smoke into the sky. (PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images)
Sat 19 Mar 2011 12:04 PM GST