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ASW

Anti-Submarine Warfare.

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ASUW

Anti-Surface Warfare. Surface targets such as boats sometimes pose a threat. Our Hellfire missiles and M240Ds are good counterweapons.

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SAR

Search and Rescue

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CSAR

Combat SAR.

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Mining

Anti-Mine Warfare. Find mines and destroy them

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SSC/Counter Narcotics

Surface Surveillance Coordination, anti-piracy, anti-drug operations

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Logistics

Vertical Replenishment

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UAV

Unmanned Aerial Vehicular devices

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the C-130

Hercules. Big plane 4 props, Cargo

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the C-2

Greyhound. 2 turboprop engines, used for personnel and logistics. Carrier Onboard Delivery

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the C-9

Skytrain. 2 turbofan enfgines. Used for personnel and logistics. Mostly personnel

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the C-40

Clipper. Boeing 737 with 2 turbofan engines. Used for personnel and logistics

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the E-6

Mercury. Boeing 707. 4 turbofan engines. Used for airborne command and control and communications relay

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the H-1

Huey. Everything.

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the H-3

Sea King. Mostly anti-sub, first amphibious helo, good at SAR and VERTREP and personnel transport

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the H-53

Sea Dragon. Big. Heavy Cargo. Mine towing.

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the SH-60F/H/B

Anti-sub, SAR. Hotels focus on NSW

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the MH-60S/R

Sierra multi-purpose. Romeo- Anti-sub

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the P-3

Orion. 4 turboprop engines. Anti-sub and maritime surveillance

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Describe the operational capabilities and characteristics of the RQ-4

Global Hawk-Can survey up to 40,000 square miles of terrain a day. Drone.