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Pilots eject from Super Hornet in aborted take-off at Amberley RAAF Base outside Brisbane – ABC News

Witnesses have told the ABC they saw pilots eject from a F/A-18F Super Hornet as it was about to take off from RAAF Base Amberley.

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A $75 million Air Force jet has crashed at the Amberley RAAF Base outside Brisbane.
Key points:

  • Video shows emergency vehicles rushing to a jet with its nose down on the runway
  • The Defence Department confirmed an incident occurred and the crew are safe
  • According to reports, the plane crashed during an aborted take-off

Witnesses have told the ABC they saw pilots eject from a F/A-18F Super Hornet as it was about to take off from RAAF Base Amberley.  
Photos from the scene suggest the Super Hornet has…

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