The injured person was taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, according to the statement from Eglin AFB.
The aircraft bounced, rolled, "caught fire and was completely destroyed," the report states.
The Air Force's newest combat search-and-rescue helicopter, the HH-60W Jolly Green II, hit another milestone.
The "safety pause" follows two back-to-back crashes of stealth fighters less than a week apart.
The F-35 mishap marks the second accident at Eglin in a week's time.
The guard members will learn more about flying and maintaining the F-35 fighters.
Hurricane Dorian bypassed Northwest Florida's military bases, but Hurricane Michael has remained front and center.
An officer assigned to the 33rd Fighter Wing at Eglin Air Force Base is being held without bond.
Capt. Tranay Lashawn Tanner, 29, was transported to the Eglin Hospital last week with health complications.
A pilot from the 413th Flight Test Squadron at Duke Field at Eglin Air Force Base flew with Sikorsky contractors.
The stricter regulations over who is eligible for the program overstep the bounds of the law, the suit alleges.
A non-rate's Southern hospitality led to a VIP visit to her cutter -- from the premier of the territory of Greenland.
The 2nd Marine Division has tested about a quarter of its 16,000 Marines and sailors for LSD since the summer.
Retired Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III may become the first Black secretary of defense.
Army Sgt. Bryan Starr, 35, surrendered to officials in Russell County after being charged in the death of Austin Birdseye.