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Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 85 “Firehawks”


HSC-85 operates in support of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command and provides training and readiness support to Naval Special Warfare (WARCOM) and other service’s special operations units.​

As a Naval Air Reserve Force squadron, our mission is to provide strategic depth to the U.S. Navy though Readiness, Resilience, and Resourcefulness. We currently provide that strategic depth through dedicated support to Naval Special Warfare and other special operations forces training and readiness requirements.

We accomplish our mission by delivering fully mission capable aircraft, highly skilled aircrews, disciplined maintenance professionals, and exceptional performance to every operation we support.

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