Aircraft Photo of 54-3457 | Grumman E-2C Hawkeye (G-123) | Japan - Air Force | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:54-3457
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman E-2 Hawkeye
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman E-2 Hawkeye (G-123)
Aircraft Version:Grumman E-2C Hawkeye (G-123)
Operator / Titles:Japan - Air Force
C/n (msn):
Location
City / Airport:Ibaraki / HyakuriMap
Country:Japan
Airport Codes:ICAO: RJAH   IATA: IBR   Local: -   Other: -
Event:JASDF 50th Anniversary Air Show 2014
 
Photo Date:19 October 2014
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID: 1243
Photographer's Remark

Japan has operated 13 Hawkeyes from Misawa AB, beginning in 1987. In November 2014, the Japanese government decided to procure E-2Ds instead of Boeing 737 AEW aircraft. These will have new avionics, improved engines, glass cockpit and potential for air-to-air refuelling

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