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F-16S dispatched for unresponsive pilot of small plane near D.C.

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By Alex Dobuzinskis

Reuters

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Two F-16 fighter jets were dispatched to check on a small plane that entered restricted airspace around Washington, D.C., on Saturday, and the fighter pilots observed the person at the controls to be unconscious before the plane ran out of fuel and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean, officials said.

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