Navy F 18 Crash: Jet Slams Into Apartments In Virginia Beach, Virginia

Both pilots safely ejected from the plane that moments later crashed into a residential area in Virginia Beach.

Retired Air Force Colonel John Marselus has flown several different fighter jets before, including an F/A-18. "We always try to do is, we are going to try and save that aircraft. We don't want to get any civilians hurt. And you are going to try and

An F-18 Navy fighter jet crashed into an apartment complex in Virginia Beach Friday afternoon. The F-18 was part of the Navy's Strike Fighter Squadron 106, WAVY.com reports.

"There's no question," Dishner said Friday night, hours after an F/A-18 from nearby Naval Air Station Oceana crashed into the Mayfair Mews apartment complex off North Birdneck Road. "I talked to the property manager, who said it was flat.

An F-18 Navy fighter jet crashed into an apartment complex in Virginia Beach Friday afternoon. The F-18 was part of the Navy's Strike Fighter Squadron 106, WAVY.com reports.