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What does VAW stand for?

VAW stands for Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (US Navy)

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forces responded to fictional geo-political and military scenarios, Saxon Warrior gave the "Bear Aces" of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron 124 (VAW-124) the chance to carry out sustained and coordinated military operations with NATO partners.
Airborne early warning responsibilities were handled by E-2C Hawkeye 2000s from the Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron 116 Sun Kings.
EYE IN THE SKY An aircrewman aboard a Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125 E-2C Hawkeye, embarked on USS George Washington (CVN 73), tracks all air and surface contacts off the East Coast of the United States to provide additional air defense to New York City following the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
On 12 March, an E-2C Hawkeye of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron 120 suffered Class A damage when its landing gear and wings collapsed and it caught fire after departing the runway upon landing at MCAS Cherry Point, N.