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               Aircraft by type

Grumman E-2b & E-2C Hawkeye
Losses and Damaged


                                                                                usn photo
Grumman E-2C Hawkeye Early Warning Aircraft

The Grumman E-2 is not equipped with ejection seats but does carry emergency life rafts and the crew are provided with parachutes and survival gear.
 

List being compiled - more to add

   
Date

Air Force

A'cft Unit / Serial

based

crashed crew photo seat
                 
8th August 1972


USN

Grumman
E-2B
Hawkeye
151705          
     

 

 
         
11th April 1975
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
158642
GE-716
RVAW-110   damaged    
     

 

 
         
29th October 1975
USN
Grumman
E-2B
Hawkeye
151703          
     

 

 
         
14th January 1978
2:03 P.M

USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
159108    improper installation of a small locking key had resulted in the in-flight disconnection of a critical flight control system, leaving the aircraft uncontrollable    
     

 

 
killed killed killed killed killed
13th November 1979
USN
Grumman
E-2B
Hawkeye
150537          
     

 

 
         
17th August 1985
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
161094
NF-603

VAW-115
Crashed while conducting flight operations aboard MIDWAY.
USS COCHRANE
saved 2 Naval Aviators
   
     

 

 
rescued rescued      
24th August 1990
USCoast Guard
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
3501
CGAW-1
crashed near a Navy base during a landing at Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico four aviators killed  
     

 

 
killed killed killed killed  
8th July 1991
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
161343
AE-01

VAW-122
       
     

 

 
         
31st July 1992
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
162617/AC-602
VAW-126
USS John F. Kennedy
On a routine training flight. Crashed 75 miles north of Puerto Rico    
     

 

 
killed killed killed killed killed
26th March 1993
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
161549
VAW-124
USS Theodore Roosevelt
crashed in international waters off the coast of Italy in the Ionian Sea after it had monitored air drops of relief supplies in Bosnia-Herzegovina    
     

 

 
killed killed killed killed killed
October 1996
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
160420/AC-601
VAW-126
       
     

 

 
         
1st April 1997
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
161781/NF-602
VAW-115
       
     

 

 
         
18th July 1998
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
 
VAW-120
       
     

 

 
         
9th May 2000
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
164354/NE-600
VAW-116
       
     

 

 
         
29th April 2003
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
164492
NG-603

VAW-112
       
     

 

 
         
14th August 2003
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
  Grumman        
     

 

 
         
9th June 2005
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
 
VAW-120
       
     

 

 
         
26th October 2005
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
163698
NF-602

VAW-115
       
     

 

 
         
22nd September 2006
USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
16529 .
AB-60

VAW-123
       
     

 

 
         
15th August 2007
11:00 p.m

USN
Grumman
E-2C
Hawkeye
163696
AD

VAW-120

USS Harry S. Truman
(CVN 75)
crashed at sea while conducting operations on the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Only three crew on board. All three missing  
     

 

 
         
DATE ??
Egypt
Grumman E-2C Hawkeye            
     

 

 
         

   Operators

1 Lost   No Known Losses          

Egypt

France

Israel

Japan

Mexico

Singapore

Taiwan

USN

 

 

 

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