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Prince Sultan Air Base

Prince Sultan Air Base
Al-Kharj, Saudi Arabia

 • New, highly secure, isolated, large facility built on temporary Gulf War-era airbase

 • Aircraft from here have been used to patrol the southern no-fly zone in Iraq as part of Operation Southern Watch

 • Saudi Arabia has not explicitly stated its support for the United States to use Prince Sultan Air Base in an air war against Afghanistan or any other countries suspected of harboring terrorists



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