The typical mission of an E-2 lasts about four to four and a half hours.
The point, however, is not that the E-2 doesn't come equipped with a chemical toilet.
You have a higher safety probability of staying out of trouble with the more powerful E-2 engines, even if you lost one on the catapult shot.
During the nine-month FRS program, E-2 and C-2 pilots will complete between 15 and 20 flights, which culminate in receiving their carrier qualification in the aircraft.
French E-2 aircrew personnel and landing signal officers (LSOs) receive much of their training in the U.
The French E-2 landing aboard Enterprise was considered to be little more than routine, because many French pilots are trained in the U.