Accident North American T-2C Buckeye 158904, Wednesday 27 December 2023
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Date:Wednesday 27 December 2023
Time:11:28
Type:Silhouette image of generic T2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American T-2C Buckeye
Owner/operator:Hellenic Air Force
Registration: 158904
MSN: 352-29
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:0,5 nm NW of Kalamata Air Base -   Greece
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kalamata Air Base
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A T-2 aircraft of the 363rd Air Training Squadron of the 120th Air Training Wing crashed shortly after take off just off the base fence at Kalamata AF Base in Southern Greece.
Reports suggest that an explosion was heard before the crash.
The sole pilot was killed.

Sources:

https://www.in.gr/2023/12/27/greece/kalamata-nekros-entopistike-o-xeiristis-tou-ekpaideytikou-aeroskafous-pou-synetrivi/
https://www.ekathimerini.com/news/1227951/pilot-confirmed-dead-in-haf-training-jet-crash-in-kalamata/
https://www.ekathimerini.com/news/1227948/hellenic-air-force-training-jet-crashes-near-kalamata-airport/ .

https://www.scramble.nl/database/military/gr#results
https://doureios.com/dystihima-se-mia-apo-tis-teleftaies-ptiseis-t-2-buckeye-tis-polemikis-aeroporias/

https://www.haf.gr/2023/12/ptosi-aeroskafoys-t-2e-buckeye-at053-2023/
https://www.haf.gr/2023/12/ptosi-aeroskafoys-t-2e-buckeye-at054-2023/

Media:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Dec-2023 12:34 gvpapadimitriou Added
27-Dec-2023 12:37 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Narrative]
27-Dec-2023 12:38 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities]
27-Dec-2023 13:43 Anon. Updated [Source]
27-Dec-2023 14:49 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
27-Dec-2023 16:39 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code]
30-Dec-2023 17:01 PANTELIS Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]

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