Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 28 (HELSEACOMBATRON 28)

HSC-28 ‘Dragon Whales’

 

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hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron helseacombatron mh-60s seahawk nas norfolk virginia us navy

 

STATUS:

established: May 13, 2005 (redesignated from HC-8)

Homebase: NAS Norfolk, Virginia

EXPEDITIONARY / 5 detachments

ACTIVE UNIT

AIRCRAFT:

Sikorsky MH-60S Seahawk

DEPLOYMENTS:

Detachments of HSC-28 were deployed aboard:

USS Nassau (LHA 4), USS Wasp (LHD 1), USS Kearsarge (LHD 3), USS Bataan (LHD 5),

USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7)

and various US Navy Military Sealift Command (MSC) ships

 

images

 

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aboard USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) - June 2015

 

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aboard USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) - June 2015

 

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March 2015

 

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March 2015

 

March 2015

 

June 2014

 

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aboard USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) - March 2014

 

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aboard USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) - March 2014

 

December 2013

 

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June 2013

 

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Atlantic Ocean - October 2012

 

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Atlantic Ocean - October 2012

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk atlantic ocean 2012

Atlantic Ocean - October 2012

 

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Atlantic Ocean - October 2012

 

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Atlantic Ocean - October 2012

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s knighthawk seahawk

June 2012

 

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Gulf of La Spezia, Italy - March 2012

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk uss kearsarge lhd-3 2012

aboard USS Kearsarge (LHD-3) - Atlantic Ocean - February 2012

 

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aboard USS Kearsarge (LHD-3) - Atlantic Ocean - January  2012

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk lhd-3 uss kearsarge

aboard USS Kearsarge (LHD-3) - Atlantic Ocean - January  2012

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk uss bataan lhd-5 2012

aboard USS Bataan (LHD-5) - Atlantic Ocean - February 2012

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk arabian gulf 2011

Arabian Gulf - August 2011

 

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Arabian Gulf - August 2011

 

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Atlantic Ocean - July 2011

 

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aboard USS Nitze (DDG-94) - Atlantic Ocean - June 2011

 

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Mediterranean Sea - May 2011

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - March 2011

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk nas norfolk virginia

Norfolk, Virginia - January 2011

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - September 2010

 

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Caribbean Sea - February 2010

 

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Caribbean Sea - February 2010

 

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off Haiti - February 2010

 

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off Haiti - January 2010

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - December 2009

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk knighthawk nas norfolk virginia

Atlantic Ocean - December 2009

 

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Atlantic Ocean - December 2009

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk gulf of oman 2009

Gulf of Oman - May 2009

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk mediterranean sea 2009

Mediterranean Sea - January 2009

 

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Haiti - September 2008

 

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Haiti - September 2008

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - October 2007

 

September 2007

 

September 2007

 

September 2007

 

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Haiti - September 2007

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk nicaragua 2007

Nicaragua - September 2007

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk colombia 2007

Colombia - August 2007

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk el salvador 2007

El Salvador - July 2007

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk el salvador 2007

El Salvador - July 2007

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk nas norfolk virginia

Norfolk, Virginia - May 2007

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales arabian sea 2006

Arabian Sea - November 2006

 

hsc-28 dragon whales arabian sea mh-60s seahawk

Arabian Sea - September 2006

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - August 2006

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - March 2006

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helseacombatron mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - March 2006

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - March 2006

 

hsc-23 dragon whales persian gulf helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk

Persian Gulf - February 2006

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - November 2005

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - November 2005

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - November 2005

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - November 2005

 

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Atlantic Ocean - November 2005

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - November 2005

 

hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk nas norfolk virginia us navy

Atlantic Ocean - November 2005

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales mh-60s seahawk

Atlantic Ocean - November 2005

 

hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron mh-60s seahawk persian gulf 2005

Persian Gulf - May 2005

 

helicopter sea combat squadron hsc-28 dragon whales persian gulf 2005 mh-60s seahawk

Persian Gulf - May 2005

 

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Persian Gulf - May 2005

 

 

history

 

 

patches

 

hsc-28 dragon whales patch crest insignia badge   hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron patch crest insignia badge

   hsc-28 dragon whales helicopter sea combat squadron cruise patch voodoo knights

 

 

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