...the training site "remain hard for pilots to see, at day or night." The investigation was begun after a Navy F/A-18C Hornet aircraft flying from the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman in the Persian Gulf mistakenly dropped three 500-pound...
WASHINGTON - Questions about the bombing range accident in Kuwait that killed six people are focusing on whether blame rests with the Navy pilot who dropped the bombs or the air controller on the ground who was responsible for directing the strike, or both, defense officials say.
FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - A single-seat Navy jet fighter on a training mission crashed nose-first Tuesday on a ranch northeast of Lake Okeechobee, killing the pilot, authorities said.
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