Andersen AFB (Guam) (PGUA)

RWY 06L/24R, 06R/24L     POS 13°35'02"N 144°55'48"E     ELEV 627 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
COMHSCWINGPAC

HSC-25 MH-60S Island Knights RB-xx

You might not notice it at first glance, but this is a rare Anderson-based MH-60S operated by HSC-25.

Iwakuni, 8 December 2009, Stefan Buysse

Atsugi (RJTA) NAS

RWY 01/19     POS 35°27'17"N 139°27'01"E     ELEV 205 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
COMHSCWINGPAC

HSC-12 MH-60S Golden Falcons NF-6xx
COMHSMWINGPAC

HSM-51 MH-60R Warlords TA-7xx


HSM-77 MH-60R Saberhawks NF-7xx
NAF Atsugi

Base Flight UC-12F 8A
HSM-51 is a permanent detachment within CVW-5

VAQ-141 flying the EA-18G has replaced VAQ-136 and its EA-6Bs early 2012

166933/NF-505, 24 February 2012, Melchior Timmers

Fresh Creek (Bahamas) (MYAF) Andros Town

RWY 09/27     POS 24°41'54"N 077°47'44"W     ELEV 5 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
AUTEC

AUTEC
det.
Beech 1900 (civil)
S-61 (civil)
This is the Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center which, also keeps a detachment at West Palm Beach, FL

Iwakuni (Japan) (RJOI) MCAS

RWY 02/20     POS 34°08'42"N 132°14'49"E     ELEV 10ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
COMVAQWINGPAC

VAQ-141 EA-18G Shawdowhawks NF-5xx
COMACCLOG

VAW-125 E-2D Tigertails NF-6xx


VRC-30
det.5
C-2A Providers NF-3x
COMSTRKFIGHTWINGPAC

VFA-27 F/A-18E Royal Maces NF-2xx


VFA-102 F/A-18F Diamondbacks NF-1xx


VFA-115 F/A-18E Eagles NF-3xx


VFA-195 F/A-18E Dambusters NF-4xx

Masirah (Oman) (OOMA)

RWY 07/25, 17/35     POS 20°40'32"N 058°53'26"E     ELEV 64 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
CPRW-10

VP det. P-8A

Misawa (Japan) (RJSM) NAF

RWY 10/28     POS 40°42'11"N 141°22'06"E     ELEV 119 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
NAF Misawa

Base Flight UC-12M 8M

Muharraq (Bahrain) (OBBI)

RWY 12/30     POS 26°16'15"N 050°38'01"E     ELEV 6 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
COMHSCWINGPAC

HSC-26
det.1
MH-60S Chargers HW-xx
CPRW-10

VP det. P-8A


VQ-1 det. EP-3E


Base Flight UC-12M (8K)

A permanent detachment of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26 Detachment 1 Desert Hawks can be found at Muharraq, Bahrain. The detachment, excisting out of three MH-60S Seahawks took over the logistic mission in US Naval Central Command (NAVCENT) area of responsibility from the Desert Ducks of Helicopter Support Squadron (HC) 2 flying the SH-3H Sea King in April 2005.

MH-60S 166324/HW-71 HSC-26/Det.1, Muharraq 17 October 2005, Stephan de Bruijn

Napoli/Capodichino (Italy) (LIRN) Ugo Niutta

RWY 06/24     POS 40°53'10"N 014°17'27"E     ELEV 294 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
NSA Naples

AOD C-26D
HSC-28 continually serves 6th Fleet with Detachment 1 from Naples.

The USN presence in Europe is a mere shadow of its former self. Still, some aircraft are based on our shores like the Metros from Sigonella and Naples.

900531/531, C-26D, Naples AOD, Eindhoven, 7 September 2009, Detlev Schigt

Rota (LERT)

RWY 10/28, HEL     POS 36°38'43"N 006°20'58"W     ELEV 86 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
COMNAVEUR

HSM-79 MH-60R Griffins HG-7xx

Sigonella (Italy) (LICZ) Cosimo di Palma

RWY 10L/28R, 10R/38L     POS 37°24'08"N 014°55'21"E     ELEV 81 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
COMNAVEUR

ETD C-20G
NAF Sigonella

AOD C-26D (8C)
COMHSCWINGLANT

HSC-28
det.6
MH-60S Dragon Whales BR-xx

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