Bryan Bender

Bryan Bender, who joined the Globe's Washington Bureau in 2001, covers the US military, global terrorism, the international arms trade, and government secrecy.

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Pilot from Mass. base died in Va. crash, officials say

By Bryan Bender , Globe Staff

Officials said late Thursday that the pilot’s body was found at the crash site.

Perils abound for freelance reporters in hot spots

By Bryan Bender , Globe Staff

Many of these journalists report from dangerous locations with limited support or field training.

Mass. National Guard fighter jet crashes in Va.

By Bryan Bender and Matt Rocheleau , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

The aircraft was flying at high altitude about 130 miles southwest of Washington on its way from Westfield, Mass.

Search underway for pilot in military jet crash in Virginia

By Bryan Bender and Matt Rocheleau , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

An F-15C fighter jet from the Mass. Air National Guard crashed in a remote area in western Virginia.