Date & Time: Aug 15, 2007 at 2300 LT
Type of aircraft:
Grumman E-2C Hawkeye
Operator:
Registration:
163697
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
No
MSN:
A137
Country:
World
Region:
World
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
The Hawkeye was based on the USS Harry S. Truman cruising in Atlantic Ocean. Shortly after take off, the aircraft crashed into the sea, 240 km off Virginia. All three occupants were killed.