ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27783
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Narrative:This E-2C aircraft crashed near Supply, NC enroute from the aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy to NAS Jacksonville, FL. Three of the five crew members were from the E-2C squadron VAW-125 including both pilots and one NFO. The other two crew members were from other squadrons aboard Kennedy based in the Jacksonville area. None of the five survived the crash.
|Date:||Saturday 14 January 1978|
Grumman E-2C Hawkeye
|Owner/operator:||United States Navy (USN)|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Supply, NC -
United States of America
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||USS John F. Kennedy|
|Destination airport:||NAS Jacksonville, FL|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
I was an officer in VAW-125 at the time. I was airborne in one of the squadron's other E2-C planes at the time of the crash.
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