Boeing T-43

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Boeing T-43
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Boeing T-43 in flight.
Role Training aircraft
National origin USA.
Manufacturer Boeing
First flight 1973
Introduction 1973
Status Out of order
Primary user USA.
Produced Out of production.
Number built 19 examples

The Boeing T-43 is a military variant of the twin-turbojet airliner Boeing 737-200. It was used between 1973 and 2010 as a training aircraft by the US Air Force. It was the biggest training aircraft in the United States.

It was used by Air Education and Training Command's 12th Flying Training Wing. Some were built as CT-43 for passenger transport duties.

Bibliography[change | change source]

  • Moeng, Sophearith (1998). Vital guide to military Aircraft. Airlife publishing. ISBN 1-85310-537-6.
  • Kaminsky, Tom (2000). The United States Military Aviation Directory. Airtime publishing. ISBN 1-880588-29-3.