The Twelfth Squadron of the Aircraft Flotilla is scheduled to be constituted in the year 2023, made up of 6 Airbus H-135 helicopters, with the main mission of Aeronaval Education and support for the training of the different units with air capacity, as well as the Marine Corps.
Within Naval Education, the following missions are worth highlighting:
Naval Pilot Course, where the training of new naval air pilots arriving in the Flotilla continues and specific training in the naval field begins.
Previous Hours. Selection of new naval pilots.
Courses in support of EDAN (LSE, HCO, SAV, etc.)
Within the support to Marine Corps ships and units:
Embarked Air Units (UNAEMB) in all those units with air capacity to support the Force in the operations and exercises determined.
Outstanding Air Units (UNADEST) to support the Force throughout the National territory.
Light logistics transport of personnel and material.
Fire support (helicopter escort, convoy escort, fire support for maritime interdiction operations, vessel escort in ship-to-shore movement, ship defense against asymmetric threat [LSF, FIAC], force fire support landing craft, armed reconnaissance, RW-CAS, etc.).
Use as LSF medium for asymmetric defense exercises.
Casualty evacuation (CASEVAC).
Maritime surveillance (RMP and ISR survey).