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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240881
Last updated: 3 September 2020
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Date:08-JUL-1991
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic E2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Northrop Grumman E-2C Hawkeye
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:southeast of Cyprus -   Cyprus
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
After a fire on board, the crew evacuated the plane by parachute. The plane was subsequently shot down by a US Navy F-18C.

Sources:

https://www.avgeekery.com/that-time-a-navy-hornet-shot-down-a-navy-hawkeye/


Revision history:

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03-Sep-2020 12:29 gerard57 Added

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