Fighter Squadron 33

 "Felix the Cat", "Traisiers", "Starfighter"

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History 

12. October 1948 VF-33 Established at NAS Quonset Point RI.
1. October 1993 VF-33 Disestablished at NAS Oceana VA

Planes:
1948 - 1949
F8F-1
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1949 - 1953
F4U-4
   
1953 - 1954 USN F9F-6 33 01.png (69267 Byte)  
1954 - 1957
FJ-3
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1957 - 1961
F11F-1
1961 - 19
F8U-1B
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1962 - 1964
F-8E
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  1965 - 1968
F-4B
   
  1968 - 1981
F-4J
 
 

 

1981 - 1993
F-14A
     
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VF-33 Deployments 
2. May 1950 - 25. August 1950 CV-32 USS Leyte CVG-3 F4U-4 K 300
6. September 1950 - 3. February 1951 CV-32 USS Leyte CVG-3 F4U-4 K 300
3. September 1951 - 21. December 1951 CV-32 USS Leyte CVG-3 F4U-4 K 300
29. August 1952 - 4. February 1953 CV-32 USS Leyte CVG-3 F4U-4 K 300
4. January 1954 - 4. August 1954 CVB-41 USS Midway CVG-6 F9F-6 K 200
3. February 1955 - 30. April 1955 CVA-14 USS Ticonderoga CVG-6 FJ-3 C 200
9. October 1955 - 30. April 1956 CVA-39 USS Lake Champlain CVG-6 FJ-3 C 200
May 1957 - June 1957 CVS-32 USS Leyte - FJ-3 C 200
3. September 1957 - 22. October 1957 CVA-11 USS Intrepid CVG-6 FJ-3M AF 200
13. February 1959 - 30. August 1959 CVA-11 USS Intrepid CVG-6 F11F-1 AF 200
4. August 1960 - 17. February 1961 CVA-11 USS Intrepid CVG-6 F11F-1 AF 200
3. August 1961 - 1. March 1962 CVA-11 USS Intrepid CVG-6 F8U-1 AF 200
3. August 1962 - 11. October 1962 CVAN-65 USS Enterprise CVG-6 F8U-2NE AF 200
24. October 1962 - 3. December 1962 CVAN-65 USS Enterprise CVG-6 F8U-2NE AF 200
6. February 1963 - 4. September 1963 CVAN-65 USS Enterprise CVG-6 F-8E AE 200
8. February 1964 - 3. October 1964 CVAN-65 USS Enterprise CVW-6 F-8E AE 200
1. May 1965 - 1. July 1965 CVA-66 USS America CVW-6 F-4B AE 200
30. November 1965 - 10. July 1966 CVA-66 USS America CVW-6 F-4B AE 200
10. January 1967 - 20. September 1967 CVA-66 USS America CVW-6 F-4B AE 200
10. April 1968 - 16. December 1968 CVA-66 USS America CVW-6 F-4B AE 200
3. September 1969 - 9. October 1969 CVA-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4J AG 200
23. June 1970 - 31. January 1971 CVA-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4J AG 200
16. September 1971 - 16. March 1972 CVA-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4J AG 200
21. June 1973 - 19. June 1974 CV-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4J AG 200
19. July 1974 - 21. January 1975 CV-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4J AG 200
15. October 1976 - 5. May 1976 CV-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4J AG 200
31. March 1977 - 21. October 1977 CV-62 USS Independence CVW-7 F-4J AG 200
5. January 1978 - 1. February 1978 CVN-69 USS Dwight D. Eisenhower CVW-7 F-4J AG 200
28. June 1979 - 14. December 1979 CV-62 USS Independence CVW-6 F-4J AE 200
19. November 1980 - 10. June 1981 CV-62 USS Independence CVW-6 F-4J AE 200
30. May 1982 - 8. July 1982 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
23. August 1982 - 30. October 1982 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
8. December 1982 - 2. June 1983 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
1. February 1984 - 21. February 1984 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
24. April 1984 - 14. November 1984 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
24. August 1985 - 9. October 1985 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
10. March 1986 - 10. September 1986 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
21. March 1988 - 6 May 1988 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
8. February 1989 - 3. April 1989 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
11. May 1989 - 10. November 1989 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
12. February 1990 - 7. April 1990 CV-64 USS Constellation CVW-9 F-14A AB 200
28. December 1990 - 18. April 1991 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
21. August 1991 - 11. October 1991 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
2. December 1991 - 6. June 1992 CV-66 USS America CVW-1 F-14A AB 200
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Pictures
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VF-33 Commanding Officers 
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History 

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last update 22. February 2013

written 24. April 2005

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