Since March 7th, 2016, the Libyan National Army Mi-8 and Mi-35 helicopters are equipped with night vision systems to performe airstrikes by night according to Libyan pilot officers. In the late hours of the night of March 8th, LNA AF helicopters may have destroyed two bulldozers western city of Benghazi, near the resort jewel, using this night vision system. The bulldozers were loaded with fighters and ammunition in support of the so-called SCBR (Shura Council of Benghazi Revolutionaries) and has been monitored since the morning.
Mi-8T equipped with RBK-250 cluster bomb seen at Benina AB ready to take off in the late hours of the night of March 8th
During the evening of March 9th, LNA Air Force launched airstrikes on military targets scattered in the city of Benghazi, terrorist militias in the area around the cement factory area at Hawari.