Accident North American T-2A Buckeye , Wednesday 12 January 1972
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Date:Wednesday 12 January 1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic T2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American T-2A Buckeye
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Beeville area, Texas -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS Chase Field, TX
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Navy "Hawkeye jet" crashed on training flight. Instructor Lt (jg) Fred W. Jones (24) ejected safely. Student Ens. Calvin David Robertson (23) was killed.

Sources:

The Victoria Advocat 13 January 1972, p1

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2022 16:27 TB Added
31-Jan-2022 13:31 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
04-Feb-2022 13:22 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
28-May-2024 17:08 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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