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Carrier Air Wing Eight (CVW-8), known as the "Team Factory", was first established in 7th of April 2016 in ArmA III but since moved into the simulator Digital Combat Simulator.We simulate the United States Navy Aircraft Carrier Air Wing Eight based at Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia. The air wing is attached to the aircraft carrier USS Thedore Roosevelt (CVN-71).
A Carrier Air Wing (abbreviated CVW) is an operational naval aviation organization composed of several aircraft squadrons and detachments of various types of fixed wing and rotary wing aircraft. Organized, equipped and trained to conduct modern US Navy carrier air operations while embarked aboard aircraft carriers, the various squadrons in an air wing have different, complementary (and sometimes overlapping) missions, and provide most of the striking power and electronic warfare capabilities of a carrier battle group (CVBG). While the CVBG term is still used by other nations, the CVBG in US parlance in now known as a carrier strike group (CSG).
Carrier Air Wing Eight is currently comprimsed of 5 Squadrons
Fighter Squadron 31
Fighter Squadron 213
Strike Fighter Squadron 15
Strike Fighter Squadron 87
Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron 3
Marine Attack Squadron 112 Detachment C
This website is for the DCS CVW-8. This site is no way affilated with the real CVW-8. If you arrived here by mistake. Click here for the real CVW-8 Official Website.