An F-18 Navy jet crashed Friday near Virginia Beach, Virginia, a military spokesman said. The jet was from Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, the Federal Aviation Administration said.
A plume of thick black smoke rises from the crash site in Virginia Beach. (Photo courtesy ABC 13) VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - A Navy jet with two aviators aboard crashed Friday into an apartment building in Virginia Beach, according ... Read Post
The crash, which a Navy spokesman said was caused by a mechanical failure, occurred at about 12:05 p.m., just after the aircraft took off from Naval Air Station Oceana. Read Post