Stacy Jones, USAF, a VT-10 primary flight-training-instructor pilot, was instructing a student naval-flight officer (SNFO
) on a T-6A contact flight.
Justin Hawkins, a primary, flight-traininginstructor pilot at VT-4, was flying with a student naval-flight officer (SNFO
) on a T-6A visual-navigation-training flight.
During an end-of-block contact flight with the SNFO
(student naval flight officer) in the front seat and the instructor pilot (IP) in the back seat, aircraft No.1 received clearance to position-and-hold on runway 7R.