A contract was issued in March 1943. In June 1943 500 SC-1s were ordered.
The Seahawks were produced at Curtiss' Columbus, Ohio factory as land planes with fixed undercarriages. The floats were installed by the United States Navy for the ones that they wanted to be floatplanes.
Production was cancelled when Japan surrendered.
- Curtiss XSC-1/A: 3
- Curtiss SC-1: 563, 566
- Curtiss SC-2: 10
- Total: 576
- Manufacturer: Curtiss-Wright Corporation