Fighter jet crashes in Virginia on routine maintenance mission; experienced pilot missing

  • by: ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 27, 2014 - 8:34 PM

DEERFIELD, Va. — An experienced pilot was missing Wednesday after the flier's F-15 fighter jet crashed in the mountains of western Virginia, shaking residents but causing no injuries on the ground, military and law enforcement officials said.

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