Entornointeligente.com / MiamiHerald / The U.S. Navy late Thursday identified two Naval aviators who were killed Wednesday when the F/A-18F Super Hornet they were in crashed into shallow water at Naval Air Station Key West.
The aviators have been identified as Lt. Cmdr. James Brice Johnson and Lt. Caleb Nathaniel King, both Florida residents.
Johnson, a naval aviator and 2007 graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, was piloting the jet when the incident occurred. King, a 2012 U.S. Naval Academy graduate, was serving as the weapons systems operator.
Both pilots were assigned to the Blacklions of Strike Fighter Squadron Two One Three, based at Naval Air Station Oceana and assigned to Carrier Air Wing Eight.
Navy releases names of 2 aviators who died in Key West
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