E-2C Hawkeye

Japan ready to purchase five more E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Airborne Early Warning and Control Aircraft

The State Department has made a determination on Mar. 7, 2023 approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government… Read More

1 year ago

Northrop Grumman celebrates the 15-year anniversary of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye “digital quarterback” first flight

On Aug. 3, 2022 Northrop Grumman celebrated the 15-year anniversary of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye’s first flight that occurred on… Read More

2 years ago

US Navy E-2 NFO explains why the Hawkeye is the first aircraft to be launched from aircraft carriers (Not because it’s the long-range eyes of the carrier group)

The Handler and his minions hate having the E-2 moving around the flight deck. The E-2 Hawkeye is the Navy's… Read More

3 years ago

Video features Naval Aviators who saved E-2C Hawkeye in 2016 describing response to carrier landing cable break

Lt. Cmdr. Kellen Smith and Lt. Matthew Halliwell were two of three pilots aboard a US Navy VAW-123 Screwtops E-2C… Read More

3 years ago

US Navy celebrates 60th anniversary of E-2 Hawkeye’s first flight

Since replacing the E-1 in 1964, the Hawkeye has been the "eyes of the fleet." Since its combat debut during… Read More

4 years ago

E-2C Hawkeye struck parked Super Hornet’s training AIM-9X during bolter

No one in the E-2C Hawkeye or on the deck were injured in the mishap. On Aug. 23, 2020 a… Read More

4 years ago

E-2C Hawkeye from VAW-120 crashes, crew bailed out safely through the main cabin door

Initial reports indicate no structures or personnel on the ground were damaged or injured in the mishap. An E-2C Hawkeye… Read More

4 years ago

That time a US Navy F/A-18 shot down a US Navy E-2C on purpose to avoid casualties

US Navy officials decided the plane was a potential hazard to civilian populations in Cyprus and Syria as well as… Read More

4 years ago

Possible sale of 3 E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft to France approved

The proposed sale will improve France’s capability to meet current and future threats by providing its Naval Air Forces with… Read More

4 years ago

Shocking Video Shows E-2C Hawkeye Cutting Off the Nose of an F-14 Tomcat (with Crew in It) while Sliding on USS Saratoga oily Flight Deck

The mishap was caught on the PLAT (Pilot Landing Aid Television System) camera. Amazingly there were no injuries. Taken during… Read More

5 years ago

E-2D Hawkeye AEW aircraft Takes Out 4 Super Hornet Strike Fighters while landing on USS Abraham Lincoln

The E-2D was recovering [landing] when it "impacted two other aircraft and caused debris impact damage to two additional aircraft," U.S.… Read More

5 years ago

French Navy Rafales, E-2C deploying to Hampton Roads this month

The deployment will occur just before French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle (R91) is expected to complete a… Read More

6 years ago


French Navy Dassault Rafale M fighters and Northrop Grumman E-2C Hawkeye AEW&C planes will train first with U.S. Navy aircraft… Read More

7 years ago