The Contrails: Aircraft, Weapon Systems: T-1A Jayhawk
U.S. Air Force Academy Public Affairs
/ Published May 17, 2016
U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. --
(Editor's note: The exact text contained on pages 115 of this year's edition of The Contrails is seen here.)
Manufacturer: Raytheon Corp.
Service Date: 1993
Function: Advanced Pilot Trainer
Speed: 538 mph
Production: 180 Inventory: 178
Commentary: First delivered to Reese AFB, Texas in 1992. First pilot training began in 1993. Used for specialized training involving tanker or airlift aircraft. Seats for two students and an instructor.