Accident North American T-2A Buckeye , Wednesday 12 January 1972
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Date:Wednesday 12 January 1972
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)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Beeville area, Texas -   United States of America
Departure airport:NAS Chase Field, TX
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Navy "Hawkeye jet" crashed on training flight. Instructor Lt (jg) Fred W. Jones (24) ejected safely. Student Ens. Calvin David Robertson (23) was killed.


The Victoria Advocat 13 January 1972, p1

Revision history:

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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