Naval History and Heritage Command

Dictionary of American Naval Aviation Squadrons Volume 1
Description
Dictionary of American Naval Aviation Squadrons Volume 1 The History of VA, VAH, VAK, VAL, VAP and VFA Squadrons

Table of Contents

-Title page, About the Author, Contents, Foreword, Preface and Acknowledgements

-Chapter 1 The Evolution of Aircraft Class and Squadron Designation Systems 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-1E to VA-23

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-34 to VA-38 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-42 to VA-52 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-54 to VA-56 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-64 to VA-75 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-76 to VA-104 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-105 to VA-122 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-125 to VA-153 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-154 to VA-174 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-175 to VA-209 

-Chapter 2 Attack Squadron Histories for VA-210 to VA-873 

-Chapter 3 Heavy Attack Squadron Histories (VAH) (VAH-8 to VAH-123) 

-Chapter 4 Tactical Aerial Refueling Squadron Histories (VAK) (VAK-208 to VAK-308)  

-Chapter 5 Light Attack Squadron History (VAL)  

-Chapter 6 Heavy Photographic Squadron Histories (VAP)(VAP-61 to VAP-62)  

-Chapter 7 Strike Fighter Squadron Histories for VFA-15 to VFA-81 

-Chapter 7 Strike Fighter Squadron Histories for VFA-82 to VFA-106 

-Chapter 7 Strike Fighter Squadron Histories for VFA-113 to VFA-147 

-Chapter 7 Strike Fighter Squadron Histories for VFA-151 to VFA-195 

-Chapter 7 Strike Fighter Squadron Histories for VFA-203 to VFA-305 

-Appendix 1 Aircraft Data--Technical Information and Drawings, A-3 to AM

-Appendix 1 Aircraft Data--Technical Information and Drawings, BG to F9F (F-9) 

-Appendix 1 Aircraft Data--Technical Information and Drawings, F/A-18 to TC-4C  

-Appendix 2 Aircraft Carrier Listing for CV, CVB, CVA, CVAN, CVN, CVL, and CVE Designations (see Appendix 3 of United States Naval Aviation 1910-1995) 

-Appendix 3 Carrier Deployments by Year (1946 to 1990)

-Appendix 4 U.S. Navy Squadron Designations and Abbreviations  

-Appendix 5 How to Trace Squadron Lineage 

-Appendix 6 Lineage Listing for VA, VA(AW), VAH, VA(HM), VAK, VAL, VAP, and VFA Designations Squadrons 

-Appendix 7 Types of Aircraft Listed in the Squadron Histories

 

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