Losses and Aviation Safety
U.S. Naval Aviator explains how he and his wingman were able to RTB after their F/A-18 fighters collided during air combat trainingDario Leone -
"It was a significant testament to the construction of the F/A-18—that we were able to fly both aircraft after the damage they sustained. The squadron and Navy completed the investigations and we were returned to flight status in about two months," LCDR Greg "Stubby" Stubbs, former VFC-12 adversary pilot LCDR Greg "Stubby" Stubbs describes the mid-air collision that took place...