DOVER, Del. (AP) April 03, 2006: A C-5 cargo plane carrying 17 people crashed near Dover Air Force Base early Monday, state officials said. There was no immediate word on fatalities. The plane, the military's largest, went down about 6:45 a.m., said Allen Metheny, assistant director in the state Department of Public Safety.
(Newsday (Melville, NY) (KRT) Via Thomson Dialog NewsEdge): Tom Gwynne, a test pilot for the old Grumman Corp., still remembers the exact day he first flew the company's F-14 Tomcat fighter jet: Feb. 10, 1973.