mh 60s sea hawk

APPROACH FOR LANDING

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC 6) makes an approach for landing on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Alex Corona/Released)

An MH-60S Knight Hawk helicopter attached to the Chargers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 14 performs plane guard operations near the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Sailors carry a man from an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 15 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson after completing a rescue-at-sea mission.

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Naval Aircrew (Helicopter) 3rd Class Alfredo Robles assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 6 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) readies a MK-58 smoke marker in an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter during a mine pounce training operation. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Devin Wray/Released)

A Naval Aircrewman awaits takeoff on an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 aboard the   amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). Bonhomme Richard is the lead ship of the Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and, along with the embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (31st MEU), is underway in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kevin V. Cunningham (Released)  

An MH-60S Sea Hawk, assigned to the “Golden Dragons” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12, flies near the USS Ronald Reagan