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# Fighter Jet

This year
US blasts 'reckless and unsafe' Russian jet collision with American drone
US officials have condemned the incident as ‘unprofessional’ and potentially leading to ‘miscalculation & unintended escalation’.
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Pilot found dead after US fighter jet crashes into North Sea
The cause of the crash is not known.
Theresa May signs €117m fighter jet deal with Turkey
The British Prime Minister is seeking to boost trade with the country post-Brexit.
Here's how you pass a bar of chocolate through a fighter jet
But all may not be as it seems…
Ten people dead after Greek fighter jet crashes at Spanish military base
Around 20 people are said to have been injured in the incident.
This F-16 fighter jet narrowly missed a crowd of people while it was landing
Iran might be helping Iraq to fight ISIS by providing military jets
Iraq had previously received a shipment of the SU-25 jets from Russia.
No Swiss jets scrambled after hijacking... as airforce only works office hours
“Switzerland cannot intervene because its airbases are closed at night and on the weekend,” a spokesperson said.
British fighter jet flies using 3D printed parts
It’s estimated that 3D printing parts would help the RAF save €1.4 million.
Virginia fighter jet being flown by 'student pilot' - report
There are also witness reports suggesting the pilot deliberately shed fuel in order to minimise the impact of any crash.
US fighter jet crashes into residential area in Virginia
Six people have been hospitalised after the crash, including the two pilots who had ejected from the aircraft.
US jet 'crash-lands' in field near Benghazi - report
The Daily Telegraph says a US fighter jet crashed due to a mechanical failure – but that the pilot ejected to safety.