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F-16 fighter jet smashed into a small plane in South Carolina

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. - An F-16 fighter jet smashed into a small plane...Peter Knudson said. The pilot of the F-16 ejected and "is apparently uninjured...when fully fueled. By comparison, an F-16 is about 50 feet long and weighs nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-07/f-16-fighter-jet-smashed-small-plan
2 die when F-16, Cessna collide over SC

...MONCKS CORNER, S.C. - Two were killed Tuesday when an F-16 fighter jet and a small plane collided over South Carolina...about 1,500 pounds when fully fueled. By comparison, an F-16 is about 50 feet long and weighs nearly 10 tons, not counting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-07/f-16-cessna-collide-over-sc
Plane collision that killed father and son 2nd fatal tragedy for their family in days

...collision between a small plane and an F-16 fighter jet that killed a father and...about 10 miles apart. He also said the F-16 pilot, who ejected safely, will be...when fully fueled. By comparison, an F-16 is about 50 feet long and weighs nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-08/plane-collision-killed-father
Man, 68, son, 30, named plane crash victims

...was destroyed when it collided with an F-16 fighter jet over a rural, sparsely...when fully fueled. By comparison, an F-16 is about 50 feet long and weighs nearly...counting fuel or weapons. Jost said the F-16 was not carrying any live munitions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-08/man-68-son-named-plane-crash
Rants & Raves

...members are walking around as targets unarmed. Arm our military so they can defend themselves and us, the people. AN F-16 CRASHED into a small civilian plane in South Carolina. Why don't the media report the two planes' altitude when they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-06/rants-raves
Plane was really F-16, not F-14

...said to be an F-14 from the U.S. Navy. If you would check you will find that the plane shown was a U.S. Air Force F-16 Falcon -- not the F-14 Tomcat. I just wanted to let you know. C. Powell, Augusta (Editor's note: You are correct...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/05/op_227484.shtml
Opinion columns
Navy divers to explore sunken Savannah River boat

...assessments and repairs on the USS Cole following the terrorist attack on it in Yemen in 2000 and pulled up wreckage from an F-16 that crashed off the eastern shore of Virginia in 2013. In Georgia, Navy divers will pull up parts of the ship's armor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-26/navy-divers-explore-sunken-s
Navy divers to help raise confederate warship artifacts

...assessments and repairs on the USS Cole following the terrorist attack on it in Yemen in 2000 and pulled up wreckage from an F-16 that crashed off the eastern shore of Virginia in 2013.In Georgia, Navy divers will pull up parts of the ship's armor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-24/navy-divers-help-raise-confederate-
Golf has long history of supporting America's troops

...golf relations for Folds of Honor.Last year, 8,000 scholarships were awarded, he said. The foundation, created by F-16 fighter pilot Maj. Dan Rooney, wants to increase the number to 10,000."I've seen it change lives. I've seen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/masters/2015-04-05/golf-has-long-history-supporting
Golf has long history of supporting America's troops

...golf relations for Folds of Honor.Last year, 8,000 scholarships were awarded, he said. The foundation, created by F-16 fighter pilot Maj. Dan Rooney, wants to increase the number to 10,000."I've seen it change lives. I've seen...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/golf-has-long-history-supporting-americas-