Established as VT-19 on 2 August 1971
Redesignated VT-9 on 1 October 1998
Insignia approved: *
* A VT-19 insignia was approved by CNO on 30 May 1990. Following the redesignation from VT-19 to VT-9 the squadron did not indicated it planed to change the VT-19 insigna. Hence, the approved VT-19 insignia would be the approved VT-9 insignia with the only change being the scroll designation from VT-19 to VT-9.