Minor Injuries Reported after T-45 Training Jet Crash at NAS Kingsville

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A Navy T-45C Goshawk aircraft crashed at Naval Air Station Kingsville at 2:38 p.m. Friday, May 10, the Chief of Naval Air Training Public Affairs reported in a release.

The two pilots, an instructor and a student, suffered minor injuries and were transported to a local medical treatment facility for care.

The pilots safely ejected from the aircraft before it crashed just short of the runway inside the airfield perimeter fence. Emergency services immediately responded to the crash site. The incident is under investigation.