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HC
Helicopter Combat Support-Rotary wing. Plane guard, sea air rescue, mail delivery & personnel transfer. H-1, H-3, C-HH-46D, CH-53E
HCS
Helicopter Combat Support Special Squadron- Rotary Wing. Provides dedicated deployable combat rescue detachments in support of A/C carrier and amphibiuos operations for quick reaction contingencies. HH-60h
HM
Helicopter Mine Countermeasures-Rotary wing. Aerial mine hunting and sweeping by deploying into and towing sleds to detect or clear minefields. CH/RH-53, MH-53.
HS
Helicopter Antisubmarine-Rotary wing. Carrier based anti-submarine warfare, plane guard, search & rescue and logistics. RegNav SH-60F Oceanhawk, Res SH-3H Sea King
HSL
Helicopter Antisubmarine Light. Smaller helo's from DDG's/FFG's. Search & rescue and logistics. RegNav SK-60B Seahawk. Res SH-2g Sea Sprite.
HT
Helicopter training. Provides basic training of student Naval Aviators in rotary wing aircraft. TH-57
VAQ
Tactical Electronic Warfare-Fixed wing. Tactically exploits, surpresses, degrades & decieves enemy electromagnetic defensive & offensive systems including communication, in support of air strike & fleet operations. EA-6B, EA-7 & EP-3A.
VAW
Carrier Airborne Early Warning-Provide early warning against weather, missiles, shipping and A/C. E-2C.
VC
Fleet Composite-Duties such as utility and air services for the fleet such as simulations and target towing.
VF
Fighter-Used against A/C & ground installations to defend surface units, escort attack A/C, give close support to landing forces & use maximum firepower w/ speed. F-14, F-16N, T-38
VFA
Strike Fighter-Employed for both fighter and attack missions. F/A-18
VMFA
Marine Fighter Attack-Marine Corps Strike Fighters for fighter and attack missions. F/A-18, AV-8B.
VP
Patrol-Land based, perform anti-submarine, anti-surface warfare, reconnaissance & mining. P-3.
VQ
Fleet Air Reconnaissance-Electronic warfare support, including search for, interception, recording & analysis of radiated electromagnetic energy. ES-3, EP-3, E-6, EC-130.
VR
Logistics Support-Transport of personnel and supplies. C-9, C-12, C-20, CT-39, C-130, C-131
VRC
Carrier Logistics Support-Transports personnel and supplies including onboard delivery A/C such as the C-2 Greyhound or US-3
VS
Carrier Antisubmarine Warfare-Surface search & sea control. Sea Control. Not used for ASW since 1998. S-3
VT
Training- Provides basic and advanced training for student naval aviators/flight officers. T-2, TA-4, T-34, T-44, T-47, T-45.
VX
Tests and evaluates the operational capabilities of new A/C & equipment in an operational environment. Develop tactic and doctrine for most effective use.
VXE
Antartic Development-Supports operation deep freeze. LC-130, UH-1H
AV-8 Harrier
Fighter Attack
C-130 Hercules
Logistics Support
C-2 Greyhound
Carrier Logistics Support
C-20
Logistics Support
C-9 Sky Train
Logistics Support
EA-6B Prowler
Tactical Electronic Warfare
E-2 Hawkeye
Airborne Early Warning
C-12 Huron
Logistics Support
E-6 Mercury
Fleet Air Reconnaisance
F/A-18 Hornet
Fighter/attck
F-14 Tomcat
Fighter
H-2 Seasprite
Helicopter Antisubmarine Light
H-3 Sea King
Helicopter Antisubmarine
H-46 Sea Knight
Helicopter Combat Support
H-53 Sea Stallion
Helicopter Combat Support
SH-60B SeaHawk
Helicopter Antisubmarine Light
SH-60F OceanHawk
Helicopter Antisubmarine
HH-60H Seahawk
Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) and Special Warfare (SpecWar) Support
P-3 Orion
Patrol
S-3 Viking
Carrier Antisubmarine warfare
TA-4 Sky Hawk
Training
T-2 Buckeye
Training
T-45 Goshawk
Training
UH-1N Iroquois
Helicopter Combat Support
T-34 Mentor
Training
T-44 Pegasus
Training
F-5 Tiger II
Fighter
AH-1 Cobra
Helicopter Combat Support