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HCS (Helicopter Combat Support Special Squadron) Insignia that have been "officially" approved by OPNAVINST. 5030.4E (Note: This listing only includes current operational squadrons)

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HCS-4

Lineage:

Established as HAL-4 on 1 July 1976

Redesignated HCS-4 on 1 October 1989

Insignia approved: 14 September 1976*

*HCS-4 did not submit a change to its banner to reflect its redesignation to HCS in 1989.

HCS-5

Lineage:

Established as HAL-5 on 1 March 1977*

Redesignated HCS-5 on 1 October 1988

*Note: This is a correction to the lineage list in OPNAVINST. 5030.4E.

Insignia approved: 2 November 1988

 

NOTE: The Insignia and Lineage in the above community listing is ONLY FOR CURRENTLY ACTIVE NAVY SQUADRONS. A complete listing of all Navy squadrons and their insignia have not been compiled at this time due to the extensive nature of this listing.


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6 September 2000