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Military family thanks golf world for support

...On Nov. 27, 2006, Gilbert Ravella answered a knock at her front door and was told the unthinkable. Her husband's F-16 fighter jet had crashed during an insurgent attack, three months after he deployed to Iraq. Insurgents stole Maj. Troy...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/military-family-thanks-golf-world-support
New suits take heat for US speedskating woes

...my mind that this is the most scientific suit in the whole world," said U.S. skater Patrick Meek. "These guys make F-16 fighter jets. If they can invade Afghanistan and Iraq, they can build a speedskating suit."That said, an effort was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-14/new-suits-take-heat-us-s
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
Across the region

...community.The ruling follows a lengthy and heated debate in Vermont over the plane, which is designed to replace the aging F-16.Also Tuesday, the Air Force decided to base 72 F-35s at the active duty Hill northern Utah.Vermont was chosen over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-03/across-region
Egypt's Christian minority rallies behind new constitution

...provinces, and sandbags were erected outside a number of polling stations. There were frequent helicopter runs and flyovers by F-16 jets. As helicopters hovered over the heads of voters Wednesday in the Christian village of Kunbuah, a loud cheer went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-01-17/egypts-christian-minorit
F-16 fires on Patriot missile battery in friendly fire incident

...SAYLIYAH, Qatar -- In a friendly fire incident, an American F-16 fired on a U.S. Patriot missile battery in Iraq after...Mark Kitchens, a U.S. Central Command spokesman. The F-16 fired an AGM-88 high-speed anti-radiation missile at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/26/ira_474369.shtml
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F-16 pilot missing after collision over Atlantic

...Debris and an oil slick were spotted in the Atlantic off the South Carolina coast as the search expanded Friday for an F-16 fighter pilot whose jet collided with another during night training exercises. "We did have a report of an oil sheen which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/17/met_552222.shtml
Metro
A look at the U.S. airstrike arsenal

...large arsenal from which to choose. F-16 Fighting Falcons and F-15 Eagles...deployed to the Persian Gulf region. The F-16, a single-engine fighter with one...crew of one or two. Larger than the F-16, the F-15 can cruise at more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/23/nat_322181.shtml
National
Fighter jet fleeing Bertha crashes, killing one

...PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - An Air Force F-16 fighter plane being flown from South...scattering everywhere," she said. The F-16's single engine failed about 20 miles...something had happened," she said. The F-16 was one of 50 planes from the 20th Fighter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/12/nat_198908.shtml
National
Jet joins lineup for Skyfest

...that an F-15 will replace a planned F-16 tactical demonstration now off the bill...necessary after a fatal crash of an F-16 during a March 19 air show in Kingsville, Texas. News about the downed F-16, part of an Air Force demonstration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/28/met_285985.shtml
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