Triton mission to reach 138 miles south of Sicily: 3 planes, 6 ships, 12 patrol boats, 2 helicopters

The operating range of the EU’s Triton patrol and rescue operation will be extended to 138 nautical miles south of Sicily, the Frontex border agency said Tuesday after the signing of a new mission remit with three times the original funding and resources. Three planes, six ships, 12 patrol boats and two helicopters will now be in use. The extended […]

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