VRC-30 DET 4 PURE HORSEPOWER VRC-30 DET 4 PURE HORSEPOWER VRC-30 DET 4 PURE HORSEPOWER
 VRC-30 DET 4  STAND AND DELIVER VRC-30 DET 4 PURE HORSEPOWER PURE HORSEPOWER 
USS NIMITZ 1995 - 1996   STAND AND DELIVER    
         
 
RHINOS DETACHMENT PURE HORSEPOWER COD LIVE IT'S A BEACH   2018-2019 WORLD TOUR  VRC-30 DET 4 
USS CARL VINSON 2005  2007 USS JOHN C STENNIS 2011-2012  USS JOHN C STENNIS   

 

 

YEAR DATE AIRCRAFT CARRIER C-2A BuNo
(Modex/Side Number)
OPERATION C-2A CREW

1995

27 NOV 1995 - 20 MAY 1996 USS NIMITZ (CVN-68) 162175 (NG-35) (NG 36) CVW-9
WESTPAC / IO / P-GULF
Inspired Alert
Southern Watch
LT J Alves, LT R Baron, LT C Grant, LT B Wysocki, LTJG R Budge
1997 1 SEP 1997 - 1 MAR 1998 USS NIMITZ (CVN-68)  (22) / (33)   LCDR Joseph F Demarco, LT Barry A Rutberg, LT J English, LT W Mitts, LT R Ross, LT C Ulses, LTJG F Estrada 
2002   USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN-74)     FIRST C-2A landing on French Carrier Charles D. Gaule
2003 13  Jan 2003 - 19 SEP 2003 USS CARL VINSON (CVN-70) (24) (33)   LCDR Ross S Budge OIC, LT Jason K Bartholomew, LT James W Bender, LT John D Capwell, LT Noah S Collins AOIC (33), LT Doug E Ramsey, LT Harry A Strother
2005
2005 USS CARL VINSON (CVN-70)  (NG 24) / 162165 (NG 30) 
NG 24 had the first full Providers Sun Tail 
CVW-9  OIC LCDR Mark "KIKO" Kekeisen, LT Joshua G. Martin (AOIC); LT Joshua G. Martin (AOIC) LT Jason K Bartholomew, LT Benjamin J Becker, LT Andrew M Meginlly, LT Tyson M Stephenson, LTJG Kevin M Carter
2007
16 JAN 2007 - 31 AUG 2007 USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN-74)    162169 (27) / 162161 (35)    

2009

13 JAN 2009 - 10 JUL 2009  USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN-74)  (26) (36) JTFEX
Foal Eagle Tandem Thrust
2003 Ulchi Focus Lens 
 

2011

25 JUL 2011 - 2 MAR 2012 USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN-74) (32) / 162175 (33)

CSG-9
Enduring Freedom
New Dawn

Password 33 with extra logo 100Y NAVAL AVIATION

2016

15 JAN 2016 - 14 AUG 2016 USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN-74)  with the GREEN logo (21) CVW-9
Key Resolve/Foal Eagle 2016 Malabar 2016 RIMPAC 2016
OIC Eric "PONSI" Ponsart 

2018

15 OCT 2018 - 17 May 2019 USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN-74) 162152 (32) / 162178 (36) CSG-9
Homeport change Freedom’s Sentinel Inherent Resolve Intrepid Sentinel
LCDR Brett "BERT" Leaner (OIC), LT Lou "PUNUS" Henry (AOIC)

 

Grumman C2-A(R) Greyhound BuNo 162178 assigned to VRC 30 DET 4, deployed aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier John C. Stennis (CVN 64) taxis from the runway onboard Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti. US NAVY Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Joseph Rullo.

 

VRC-30 DET 4 Grumman C-2A(R) Greyhound 162165

Grumman C-2A(R) Greyhound BuNo 162165 from the VRC-30 DET 4 "Pure Horsepower" at NAS North Island 2005. OIC during this deployment was LCDR Mark "KIKO" Kekeisen. Ted Carlson Photo, Boerries Burkhardt Collection.