A Navy training jet that crashed into an apartment building in Virginia Beach, Va., shortly after takeoff this afternoon suffered a mechanical malfunction, the Navy said.
The crash sent two pilots and five people on the ground to the hospital. All but one of the pilots have been released.
The pilots, a student and an instructor, ejected from the Boeing F/A-18 Hornet prior to the crash at 12:05 p.m. and were taken to the hospital. One was is in fair condition, while the other was in good...Full Story