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1

The navy has how many basic core capabilities

6

2

What are the six core capabilities

-P (Power projection) -H (Humanitarian assistance/ disaster relief) -S (Sea control) -F (Froward presence) -D (Deterrence) -M (Maritime security)

3

What is Forward presence

Establishes maritime forces in regions throughout the world

4

What is Deterrence

Preventing wars

5

What is Sea control

Protect the ability to operate freely at sea

6

What Power projection

Project aircraft from the sea

7

What is Maritime security

Security at sea

8

What is the three types of helicopter communities

-Helicopter Sea Combat (HSC)

-Helicopter Maritime Strike (HSM)

-Helicopter Training (HT)

9

What does (HSC) stand for

Helicopter Sea Combat

10

What does (HSM) stand for

Helicopter maritime strike (HSM)

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What does (HT) stand for

Helicopter Training

12

Tactical electronic warfare (VAQ) does what

Tactically exploit, suppresses, degrade and deceive enemy electromagnetic defensive and offensive syatems

13

Carrier Airborne Early Warning (VAW) does what

Provide early warning against weather

14

Fleet Composite (VC) does what

Air services for the fleet such as simulations and target towing

15

Strike Fighter (VFA) does what

Fighter and attack missions

16

Patrol (VP) does what

Anti sub warfare and reconnaissance

17

Fleet Air Reconnaissance (VQ) does what

Electronic warfare support

18

Aircraft Logistics Support (VR) does what

Transport of personnel and supplies

19

Carrier Logistics Support (VRC) does what

Transport of personnel and supplies for carrier

20

Training (VT) does what

Provides basic and advance training

21

Air Test and Evaluation (VX/VXE) does what

Test and evaluate new aircraft and equipment