Antarctic Development Squadron 6

"Puckered Penguins"

....

History 

17. January 1955

VX-6 established at NAS Pont Mugu CA.

1. January 1969

VX-6 was redesignated VXE-6

31. March 1999

VXN-6 disestablished at NAS Pont Mugu CA.

 

Tailcodes 

1955 - 1974 JD
1974 - 1999 XD
....
....
Planes:
 

 

 

1955 - 19??
P4M-1Q
 
 

 

 

19?? - 19??
HU-16C
   
 

 

 

19?? - 1969
LC-47H
     
 

 

 

19?? - 1965
C-54Q
     
 

 

 

19?? - 1968
C-117D
     
 

 

 

19?? - 1971
C-121J
     
 

 

 

19?? - 1966
U-1B
 
 

 

 

19?? - 1975
LC-130F
     
 

 

 

1964 - 1972
LH-34D
     
 

 

 

1969 - 1975
LC-130R
     
 

 

 

1970 - 1972
UH-1D
     
 

 

 

1972 - 1975
UH-1N
     
..
VX-9 Deployments
none - - - -
..
VX-9 Commanding Officers 
CDR Edward M. Ward, 1955 1957
CDR Vernon J. Coley 1957 1959
CAPT William H. Munson 1959 1961
? 1961 ?
? ? 1964
CDR George R. Kelly, 1964 1965
CDR F.S. Gallup, Jr 1965 1967
CDR Daniel Balish 1967 1968
CDR Arthur F. Schneider 1968 1969
CDR Eugene W. Van Reeth 1969 1972
CDR Claude H. Nordhill 1972 1973
CDR John B. Dana 1973 1974
CDR Vernon W. Peters 1974 1975
CDR Fred C. Holt 1975 1976
CDR Daniel A. Desko 1976 1977
CDR James W. Jaeger 1977 1978
CDR William A. Morgan 1978 1979
CDR Victor Louis Pesce 1979 1980
CDR Paul R. Dykeman 1980 1981
? 1981 ?
? ? 1984
CDR Dwight D. Fisher 1984 1985
CDR Paul Derocher 1985 1986
CDR Joseph D. Mazza 1986 1987
CDR Jack B. Rector 1987 1988
CDR Jack Smith 1988 1989
? 1989 ?
? ? 1994
CDR Stephen Gardner 1994 1995
? 1995 ?
? ? 1997
CDR William Warlick 1997 1998
CDR Dave Jackson 1998

1999

...

History 

?


- Last update: 24. December 2012 Writen: 20. June 2012 - -
- Corrections, additions and remarks please send to the Web master Michael E. Fader -
- If information from this site is used as source material please credit www.wings-aviation.ch  -
- If this page does not have a navigational frame on the left, click HERE to see the rest of the website. -