Air Force T-2 trainer aircraft falls- Pilot dead

The pilot of a Hellenic Air Force training aircraft that was abandoned on Tuesday morning has been found dead.

Earlier in the day, it was reported that a two-seater T-2 trainer aircraft of the Hellenic Air Force fell and was abandoned by its operators at 8:50 am, while flying seven nautical miles north of Sparta.

The co-pilot of the aircraft, which was conducting a training flight, is in good health and has been transferred to hospital.