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Two pilots safe after jet trainer crashes near Kalamata

TAGS: Defense

A T-2 jet trainer aircraft crashed shortly after noon close to the Kalamata air force base in the Peloponnese from which it had taken off for a military exercise.

Neither the pilot nor the co-pilot were injured in the crash, according to military sources.

It appears that the plane suffered a malfunction in one of its engines during takeoff. 

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