E-2 Hawkeye (see Figure 3-17)
Table 3-19 contains the general characteristics/descriptions of an E-2 Hawkeye.
Figure 3-17 -- E-2 Hawkeye.
80 ft 7 in
57 ft 6 in
18 ft 3 in
115 kn (E-2C)
Manufactured by the Grumman Corporation. The aircraft mission
is to serve as an airborne early warning platform and as an
airborne platform from which to control aircraft. This carrier-
based aircraft is capable of tracking more than 2,000 targets
simultaneously and running more than 40 intercepts. The
radome above the rear fuselage measures 24 feet in diameter.
Table 3-19 -- E-2 Hawkeye characteristics/description