Escuadrón de Caza

of the Uruguayan Navy
 

Key Facts

Short Name:
Nickname: unknown
Main Role: Fighter
Secondary Role:
First Formed: 1952
Parent Unit: ANU HQ
Current Status: Disbanded

History

The unit was formed on 22.4.1952 with the Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat and was operational until the withdrawal of the aircraft in 1960.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat 12 1952 – 1960 401-406,450-455


Unit Markings

Figure 1
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Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aeronaval Cap. Curbelo/Laguna del Sauce 1952 – 1960


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

Other Sources

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