T-2 E/C Buckeye Training aircraft © Konstantinos Panitsidis

Photos from the personal collection of Konstantinos Panitsidis


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In 1976, the Greek Air Force acquired the first aircraft for the initial and basic training of pilots. All aircraft entered the 362nd training squadron "Nestor" and the 363rd training squadron "Danai".
 


PATCHES

362 Air Training Squadron "NESTΟR" 362 Air Training Squadron "NESTΟR"
363 Air Training Squadron "DANAOS"  363 Air Training Squadron "DANAOS"

 


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

DESIGNER
Rockwell
COUNTRY
USA
TYPE
Training aircraft
CREW
2
POWER-PLANT
Two General Electric J85-GE-4
Thrust, kN
2 x 13.12
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
11,79
Height, m
4,51
Wing span, m
11,63
Wing area m2
23,70
WEIGHT
 
Empty aircraft, kg
3.681
Normal take-off, kg
-
Maximum take-off, kg
5.978
Useful load, kg
499
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed, km/h
852
Cruising speed, km/h
670
Range, km
1.720
Combat range, km
-
Rate of climb, m/min
-
Service ceiling, m
13.870
ARMAMENT
Possibility of transport weapons  up to 290  kg.

 


PHOTOS T-2E/C Buckeye