Air Crew in Tomcat Crash Released from Hospital

Story Number: NNS040401-10Release Date: 4/1/2004 1:31:00 PM
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From Commander, U.S. Naval Air Forces Public Affairs

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The two aircrew from the F-14D Tomcat that crashed off the coast of San Diego March 29 have been released from medical care and are expected to return to USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

The pilot, Lt. Dan Komar, from Houston, and the radar intercept officer, Lt. j.g. Matt Janczak, from Canandaigua, N.Y., assigned to Fighter Squadron (VF) 31, were released from the Naval Air Station North Island Branch Medical Clinic at approximately 4 p.m. March 29.

The cause of the mishap is currently under investigation.

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