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Usaf F-16 Crash In Iraq

Sat Jun 16, 2007 3:55 pm


A fighter pilot from Toledo's 180th Fighter Wing, Ohio Air National Guard, is believed to be dead after a crash while flying an F-16 today during a close-air-support mission in Iraq. Steve Fought, a spokesman for Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur's office said, "It is believed the pilot died in the crash."

Condolences to the pilot and his/her family.

The article states that no one else was aboard the jet. Comforting, considering most USAF F-16s are single seaters...

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RE: Usaf F-16 Crash In Iraq

Sun Jun 17, 2007 4:18 pm

May the pilot rest in peace. May his/her family also be comforted at this time. Thank you for serving.
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RE: Usaf F-16 Crash In Iraq

Mon Jun 18, 2007 6:57 am

This is very sad!!  tombstone 
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