BBC News - RAF Hercules planes rescue 150 from Libya desert
Two RAF Hercules have rescued about 150 workers from the Libyan desert, Defence Secretary Liam Fox has said.
The planes, carrying Britons and other foreign nationals, have landed in Malta.
Fears had been growing for British citizens left in the country which has been plunged into chaos as protests against Col Gaddafi's regime continue.
Meanwhile, the last government-chartered flight on which Britons can escape has landed at Tripoli airport