July 12, 2007 (by Joris Janssen Lok) - Did the pilot of a RNlAF F-16 that went down over Afghanistan last year encounter a creepy crawly creature in his cockpit?
A sting by a camel spider, a scorpion or even a cobra appears to be the
only remotely possible explanation why the jet suddenly departed from
its cruising altitude and crashed into terrain August 31, 2006.
Full story can be found here.
For anyone unaware, this is a camel spider
My wings are like a shield of steel.