Image of the Day: MH-60S Sea Hawk Tail Rotor Maintenance


Aviation Machinist’s Mate Airman Nathan Mitchell, from Wichita, Kan., performs maintenance on the tail rotor of an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73).


George Washington and its embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5, provide a combat-ready force that protects and defends the collective maritime interests of the U.S. and its allies and partners in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.

Naval Today Staff, September 16, 2014; Image: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Oscar Albert Moreno Jr.