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NAS Fallon SAR / NSAWC US Navy

Longhorns are the base flight for Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada ( airbase tail code 7H ) They perform search and rescue and general support duties.

In the SAR role they used the HH-1N Twin Huey until 2009 when they were replaced by SH-60F Oceanhawk. From 2012 they transitioned to the MH-60S Knighthawk.

Also based at Fallon, the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center (NSAWC) is the main air-to-air and air-to-ground training facility for the US Navy and Marine Corps.

Several SH-60F ( 164100, 164092, 163285 ) were used in the Aggressor role to simulate Russian Mil Mi-24 Hind attack helicopters

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News of NAS Fallon SAR / NSAWC

NAS Fallon SAR MH-60S New Rescue, 23-Jul-18 : #rescue The Longhorn Helicopter Search and Rescue (SAR) MH-60S from Naval Air Station (NAS) Fallon conducted the rescue 30 miles Southeast of Eureka, NV at request of Sheriff’s Office

DynCorp To Support US Navy Aircraft At NAS Fallon, 11-Dec-14 : DynCorp International was awarded a $44M contract to support US Navy aircraft assigned to the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center at Fallon naval airbase Nevada.




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