The North American T-2C Buckeye is a tandem-seat, carrier-capable, all-purpose jet trainer. It is used for intermediate and advanced training for US Navy and Marine Corps pilots and Naval Flight Officers in training for jet carrier aviation and tactical strike missions. It is the Navy's intermediate training aircraft, introducing Student Naval Aviators to jets. The name Buckeye refers to the state tree of Ohio, as well as the mascot of Ohio State University.
This handcrafted model is painted in the same paint scheme as the original and is painstakingly built from Philippine mahogany by our skilled craftsmen. Perfect as a gift for any aviation enthusiast and history buff!