VFA-151

US Navy F/A-18 pilot remembers the mid-air misses he had with two USAF F-16s and a B-1 during Operation Iraqi Freedom

US Navy F/A-18 pilot remembers the mid-air misses he had with two USAF F-16s and a B-1 during Operation Iraqi Freedom

‘Immediately ahead of me was the dark mass of a B-1, which was so close that part of the left… Read More

2 years ago

U.S. Navy Identifies VFA-151 Pilot Killed in Star Wars Canyon F/A-18E Super Hornet Crash

Lt. Charles Walker, 33, died when his F/A-18E Super Hornet crashed about 40 miles north of Naval Air Weapons Station… Read More

5 years ago

U.S. Navy Declares Pilot in Star Wars Canyon F/A-18E Crash Dead

Eye-witness accounts said the F/A-18E had run into the canyon wall at high speed, creating a mushroom cloud that could… Read More

5 years ago

This Could Be the F/A-18E Super Hornet that Crashed Yesterday in Star Wars Canyon

A photographer told to Los Angeles Times that he captured this F/A-18E Super Hornet before and after it crashed. The… Read More

5 years ago

VFA-151 F/A-18E Crash in Star Wars Canyon leaves Visitors Injured

The F/A-18E crash can result in restricted flights or even a shut down of the whole training area. As we… Read More

5 years ago