Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron Seven Nine (HSM-79)
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HSM-79 Insignia
ActiveJune 2, 2016 - present
Country United States of America
BranchUnited States Navy Seal United States Navy
TypeNavy Helicopter Squadron
RoleSurface Warfare (SUW)
Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW)
Garrison/HQNAS North Island, California, United States
Nickname(s)"Griffins"

Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron Seven Nine (HSM-79) "Griffins" is a United States Navy helicopter squadron based at NAS North Island, California, United States.[1]

References

  1. ^ AirForces Monthly. Stamford, Lincolnshire, England: Key Publishing Ltd. August 2016. p. 22.