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Current Title: Aviación Naval de Marina de Guerra
Title in English: Naval Aviation
Abbreviation: MdeG

History

Narrative Summary:
 

The Cuerpo de Aviación Naval was activated in December 1951 with one RC-3 Seabee. In February 1952 they received 4 PBY-5A from the United States. The Naval Aviation Corps was only disbanded on the 3 November 1952 and the aircraft were integrated into the Cuerpo de Aviación Militar Dominicana. In November 2003 the Aviación Naval de Marina de Guerra was reactivated with the arrival of an OH-58A Kiowa only to be disbanded again on 1.5.2010.

 

Key Dates:
1951    Cuerpo de Aviación Naval was activated
3 November 1952 Naval Air Corps was disbanded
November 2003   Aviación Naval de Marina de Guerra was reactivated.
1 May 2010   Aviación Naval de Marina de Guerra was disbanded again.
 

Current Status:
No information available.

Future Plans:
No information available.

Markings

National Insignia:
Current --- Historical

Aircraft Serial Numbering System(s):
The Cuerpo de Aviación Naval used the prefix GC (Guardacostas) plus a two digital number from 1951 to 1952. From November 2003 on the prefix MdG (Marina de Guerra) is used plus a three digital number.

 

Unit/Base Aircraft Code System(s):
Coding system not used.

Aircraft

Aircraft Designation System(s):
None.

Current Aircraft Inventory:
Table of Current Service Aircraft

All-Time Aircraft Used List:
Alphabetical Order --- Chronological Order

Organisation

Main Headquarters:
No information available.

Current Organisational Structure:
No information available.

Current Order of Battle:
Table of Current Order of Battle

 

 

Historical Orders of Battle:

Historical Order of Battle (as at 1952)


 

All-Time Flying Units List:

Escuadrón Aeronaval

Escuadrón de Vigilancia y Rescate de Guardacostas

Air Bases

 

Current Air Bases:
None.

Military Air Bases Listing

All-Time Air Bases Used List:
Military Air Bases Listing

More Information

Books:

 

None.
 

Magazines:

None.

Websites:

None.

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First Created: 26 October 2002 - Last Revised:  15 August 2010
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