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Pilots of two F/A-18 jet fighters eject at high speed after 'in-flight mishap' over Atlantic

RALEIGH, N.C. — Four Navy aviators ejected from two fighter jets “at a high rate of speed” after their aircraft got into trouble in the air and plunged into the Atlantic Ocean off the North Carolina coast, one of the rescuers said. 435 more words


Coast Guard members who 'jumped into action' speak about rescue

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WAVY) — When an in-flight mishap involving two F/A-18F Super Hornets happened off the coast of Cape Hatteras Thursday morning, some nearby U.S. 384 more words


Squadron plays pivotal role, had previous crash

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — The two Navy jets that crashed off Oregon Inlet Thursday morning are part of a strike fighter squadron based at Naval Air Station Oceana. 276 more words


Boater Checklists: Safety Supplies and USCG Rules

Remember when Governor Cuomo signed the Safe Boating Law in September 2013 and the initial boater safety roundtable one month later?

Effective May 1, 2014, anyone born on or after May 1, 1996, must complete an… 170 more words

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U.S. Coast Guard Band will remain in New London

HARTFORD and NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) – After a petition backed by both of Connecticut’s Senators, the Coast Guard Band will remain at the Coast Guard Academy in New London. 198 more words


All 4 Naval aviators survive F/A-18F Super Hornet crash

OREGON INLET, N.C. (WAVY) — Four Naval aviators based at NAS Oceana survived a crash during training Thursday morning.

The Navy confirms an in-flight mishap involving two F/A-18F Super Hornets 25 miles off the coast of Cape Hatteras occurred around 10:30 a.m. 482 more words


Four pilots rescued after Navy jet crash off North Carolina coast released from hospital

OREGON INLET, N.C. – The U.S. Coast Guard responded off the North Carolina coast Thursday morning after receiving reports of an in-air mishap between two jets. 530 more words