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Cmdr. Scott Knapp, commanding officer of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 106, and Steven Cover, Chief of the Virginia Beach Fire Department, survey the response effort following a the crash  of an F/A-18D Hornet.
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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (April 6, 2012) Cmdr. Scott Knapp, commanding officer of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 106, and Steven Cover, Chief of the Virginia Beach Fire Department, survey the response effort following a the crash of an F/A-18D Hornet assigned to VFA-106, April 6, 2012. Initial reports indicate that at approximately 12:05 p.m., the jet crashed just after takeoff at an apartment complex in Virginia Beach. Both air crew safely ejected from the aircraft and are being treated at a local hospital. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Antonio P. Turretto Ramos/Released)

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