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VAQ (Electronic Attack Squadron, formerly Tactical Electronic Warfare) Insignia that have been "officially" approved by OPNAVINST. 5030.4E (Note: This listing only includes current operational squadrons)

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Lineage: Established as VAQ-128 on 1 October 1997

Insignia approved: 15 June 1997



Established VAH-10 on 1 May 1961

Redesignated VAQ-129 on 1 September 1970

Insignia approved: 21 January 1971



Established as VAW-13 on 1 September 1959

Redesignated VAQ-130 on 1 October 1968

Insignia approved: 13 May 1963*

*Insignia was approved for VAW-13 and following redesignation to VAQ-130 the squadron maintained the old insignia and changed the banner to read VAQ-130.



VP-931 Reserve squadron called to active duty on 2 September 1950

Redesignated VP-57 on 4 February 1953

Redesignated VAH-4 on 3 July 1956

Redesignated VAQ-131 on 1 November 1968

Insignia approved: 7 September 1971



Established as VAH-2 on 1 November 1955

Redesignated VAQ-132 on 1 November 1968

Insignia approved: 30 September 1969


Lineage: Established as VAQ-133 on 1 April 1996

Insignia approved: 1 April 1996


Lineage: Established as VAQ-134 on 17 June 1969

Insignia approved: 22 November 1969


Lineage: Established as VAQ-135 on 15 May 1969

Insignia approved: 20 November 1984


Lineage: Established as VAQ-136 on 6 April 1973

Insignia approved: 17 May 1973


Lineage: Established as VAQ-137 on 1 October 1996

Insignia approved: 17 October 1973


Lineage: Established as VAQ-138 on 27 February 1976

Insignia approved: 29 July 1976


Lineage: Established as VAQ-139 on 1 July 1983

Insignia approved: 29 February 2000


Lineage: Established as VAQ-140 on 1 October 1985

Insignia approved: 28 June 1985



Lineage: Established as VAQ-141 on 1 July 1987

Insignia approved: 19 June 1986


Lineage: Established as VAQ-142 on 1 April 1997

Insignia approved: 27 August 1997


Lineage: Established as VAQ-209 on 1 October 1977

Insignia approved: 26 October 1978



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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12 September 2000