F-16

  • Capitol evacuated briefly after airspace violation

    6/7/14 8:13 PM

    Authorities say two F-16 fighter jets escorted a small airplane out of restricted airspace in Washington, an apparently inadvertent intrusion that prompted evacuations at the U.S. Capitol and surrounding buildings.

  • Pilot ejects from jet after mid-air collision

    8/2/13 5:28 PM

    A pair of F-16 Falcon jets belonging to the D.C. Air National Guard clipped wings in mid-air off the coast of Virginia's Eastern Shore late Thursday night, forcing one of the pilots to eject and be rescued at sea.