Security Cam Shows Navy Jet Crash

Security-camera footage from the Virginia Beach Fire Department shows the Mayfair Mews apartment complex in Virginia Beach as a Navy jet crashed on Friday, April 6, 2012. On camera, the F/A-18 jet that slammed into a bank of apartments on Good Friday is nothing more than a slice of silver, a blur of metal moving so fast you’d miss it if you blinked. In security camera footage recently released by the Virginia Beach Fire Department, the camera pans left and right, capturing a quiet morning at the Mayfair Mews apartment complex off Birdneck Road in April. A few cars dot the parking lot. Then there is a flash of something silver, followed by a burst of smoke and debris. The camera shakes, then twists away from the buildings and toward Birdneck Road. Read more at

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