Second Air Force fighter jet crashes at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida just days after F-22 crash.

  • An F-35 stealth fighter jet crashed during a routine night-training exercise around 9:30 p.m. near Eglin Air Force Base in Florida on Tuesday.
  • The pilot successfully ejected from the aircraft and is in stable condition.
  • The crash occurred just days after an F-22 jet succumbed to the same fate.
  • Before this crash, only two F-35s had been lost in accidents.