CAFB T-38 crashed
By 14th Flying Training Wing Public Affairs, 14th Flying Training Wing Public Affairs
/ Published January 23, 2007
Columbus Air Force Base, Miss. --
A Columbus Air Force Base T-38C trainer crashed about 1:30 PM today approximately 40 miles south of Memphis, Tenn. At the time of the accident, the aircraft was conducting a low-level navigation training sortie. There were two pilots on board and both ejected safely. Both pilots were examined by medical authorities, were released, and have returned to Columbus Air Force Base. The cause for the mishap is under investigation by an Air Force Safety team. Additional details will be provided as soon as they become available.