USAF F16 CRASHES NEAR ANDREWS AFB

The pilot ejected and sustained injuries that weren’t life-threatening.

F-16 assigned to the USAF 113th Wing

A D.C. Air National Guard F-16C Fighting Falcon, assigned to the 113th Wing at Joint Base Andrews, crashed at about 9:15 a.m. yesterday approximately six miles southwest of the base. The aircraft was flying along with other D.C. ANG aircraft in a routine training mission in the greater Washington area. The aircraft carried one pilot.

The 113th Wing, D.C. Air National Guard, provides air sovereignty forces to defend the Nation's Capital and also provides fighter, airlift and support forces capable of local, national and global employment.

Source: USAF 113th Wing Public Affairs
Photo Credit: USAF

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