Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 262

 

"Flying Tigers",

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History 

1. September 1951 HMR-262 established at MCAS Cherry Point NC
31. December 1956 HMR-262 was redesignated HMR(L)-262
1. February 1962  HMR(L)-262 was redesignated HMM-262
30. August 2013 HMM-262 was redesignated VMM-262

Tailcodes 

1951 - 1957 HT
1957 - today ET
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Planes:
 

 

 

1951 - ca. 1956
HRS-3
HMR-262-02.png (90131 Byte) HMR-262-03.png (90681 Byte)
 

 

 

ca. 1956 - 1965
HUS-1 (CH-34D)
 
 

 

 

1965 - 1978
CH-46D
   
 

 

 

1978 - 1981
CH-46F
   
 

 

 

1981 - 2013
CH-46E
   
 

 

 

2013- today
MV-22B
   
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HMR-262, HMM-262 Deployments 
April 1957 - May 1957 CVS-32 USS Leyte - HRS-3 ET 00
5. September 1957 - 31. October 1957 CVS-39 USS Lake Champlain - HRS-3 ET 00
12. May 1958 - 7. October 1958 CVS-18 USS Wasp - HRS-3 ET 00
1. May 1961 - May 1961 CVS-39 USS Lake Champlain CVSG-54 HUS-1 ET 00
July 1961 - August 1961 CVS-15 USS Randolph CVSG-56 HUS-1 ET 00
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HMR-262, HMM-262 Commanding Officers 
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History 

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last update 1. July 2013

written  19. April 2009

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