Heartbreak At Air Force Academy After Double Funeral For Cadet And His Father
The father and son were killed when their aircraft was struck by another on New Year’s Eve.
Photo taken from a Kyodo News helicopter on Dec. 14, 2016, shows the wreckage of a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey aircraft lying in shallow waters off Nago, Okinawa Prefecture after crash-landing the previous night.
This Is What The Marine Corps Calls A Shallow-Water Landing
The Corps grounded all Osprey flight operations in Japan after one of the tiltrotor aircraft was forced to make an emergency “shallow-water landing” off the coast of Okinawa.
A TU-2S trainer from the 1st Reconnaissance Squadron at Beale Air Force Base.
Fatal U-2 Crash Grounds Spy Plane For Now
The Air Force identified the deceased pilot, who was an instructor at Beale AFB.
Will Thomas pitching during the DCSAA State Championship at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. in June, 2015
How A Kid Spent 5 Years Raising Money For Families Of Fallen Special Operators
Will Thomas spent the last five years raising $500,000 for the families of fallen special operations forces. He’s only 17.
Maj. Alex Turner, Thunderbird 6, engages with fans as he taxis to the runway during the Thunder and Lightning Over Arizona air show at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., March 12, 2016.
Audio Proves Pilot Heroically Avoided Houses Amid Thunderbirds Crash
Air Traffic Control tapes prove Maj. Alex Turner said, "I'm putting it away from somebody's house here,” just before ejecting.
A U.S. Air Force fighter pilot with the 157th Fighter Squadron, South Carolina Air National Guard, launches an F-16 Fighting Falcon for a training mission from McEntire Joint National Guard Base, Feb. 6, 2015.
An F-16 Collided With A Cessna In South Carolina
The pilot of the F-16 Fighting Falcon, belonging to Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina, reportedly ejected.