montgomery plane crash

U.S. Air Force Releases Identity of Pilot Instructor Killed In Montgomery Jet Crash

The pilot instructor stationed at Columbus Air Force Base who died in the T-38C Talon trainer aircraft mishap near Montgomery, Alabama, Feb. 19, has been identified.  One of the deceased, Scot Ames Jr., 24, was an instructor pilot with the 50th Flying Training Squadron. Ames, Jr., was from Pekin, Indiana.  The name of the second pilot, a student pilot, from…

Two Killed in Military Training Jet Crash Near Montgomery Regional Airport

  Columbus Air Force Base officials confirmed Friday night that the two people on board the fighter jet that crashed near the Montgomery Regional Airport have died. According to a spokesperson from Columbus Air Force Base, the aircraft was a T-38 trainer jet assigned to the 14th Flying Training Wing.  The pilots were on a training mission at the time…