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File photo of an F-16 jet. (credit: Michael Williams/Getty Images)

Plane Intercepted In Restricted Airspace Around DC

Authorities say two F-16 fighter jets intercepted a small civilian plane in restricted airspace around the nation’s capital over the weekend and that the pilot reported he didn’t realize he had entered an area that was off limits.


Blue Angels. (credit: STEPHEN JAFFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Andrews Air Show Canceled for 2nd Straight Year Due to Budget Cuts

Budget cuts by the Department of Defense have forced the cancellation of the 2014 Andrews Airshow.


The U.S. Navy variant of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35C, conducts a test flight February 11, 2011 over the Chesapeake Bay. (credit: U.S. Navy photo courtesy Lockheed Martin via Getty Images)

Navy Recovers Crashed Jet Off Virginia Coast

The Navy says it has salvaged a jet that crashed off Virginia’s coast.


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Budge Cuts Force Andrews Air Show To Switch To Biennial Event

Officials at Joint Base Andrews near Washington say budget cuts are forcing them turn a popular air show into a biennial instead of an annual event.