1/48 Special Hobby T-2C Buckeye

Gallery Article by Artur Oslizlo on July 10 2012

 

 

The T-2E is an export version for Greece. 40 built. It is a US built, twin-engine training aircraft. T-2 is the only training jet aircraft of  the Hellenic Air Force and is used for the final stage of young pilots' training. 

 

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T-2s operate from Kalamata Air Force Base (120 Air Training Wing) and belong to 362 squadron "Nestor" and 363 squadron "Danaos". The specific airplane has trained many generations of Greek pilots but despite its reliability it is expected to be replaced shortly by a new training jet. 

Special Hobby kit OOB with Two Bobs Greek decals.

Enjoy the photos.

Artur Oslizlo

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Photos and text by Artur Oslizlo