Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 78 (HELMARSTRIKERON 78)

HSM-78 ‘Blue Hawks’

 

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STATUS:

HSM-78 established on March 1, 2012

    

Homebase: NAS North Island, San Diego, California

Carrier Air Wing: CVW-2

Aircraft Carrier: USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)

ACTIVE UNIT

AIRCRAFT:

Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk (2012-)

DEPLOYMENTS:

June 11, 2014 - August 10, 2014 with CVW-2 aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)

+ detachment deployments aboard various Cruisers (CG) and Destroyers (DDG)

 

images

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78 / CVW-2) - October 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) aboard USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) - August 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78 / CVW-2) embarked on USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - June 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) aboard USS Pinckney (DDG 91) - June 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) aboard USS Kidd (DDG 100) - June 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) aboard USS Kidd (DDG 100) - June 2014

 

MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) aboard USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) - May 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) - May 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) at NAS Fallon, Nevada - May 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) aboard USS Pinckney (DDG 91) - March 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - March 2014

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78 / CVW-2) embarked on USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - November 2013

 

MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78 / CVW-2) embarked on USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - November 2013

 

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MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78) at NAS North Island, San Diego - September 2013

 

MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78 / CVW-2) embarked on USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - May 2013

 

MH-60R Seahawk (HSM-78 / CVW-2) embarked on USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - May 2013

 

 

history

 

 

patches

 

hsm-78 blue hawks cruise patch 2014     hsm-78 blue hawks cruise patch

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hsm-78 blue hawks insignia

 

 

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