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Naval Aviation News - June 1994 - Marine Corps Aviation

June 1994 Naval Aviation News Magazine

COVERS—Front: An FA-18A Hornet of reserve squadron VMFA-321 flies over the target range at NAS Fallon, Nev., during active duty traininDlrector,uce Trombecky).

June 1994 Naval Aviation News Magazine

Back: A crew member of Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) receives a "Welcome Home!" after the carrier's return from a six-month Med cruise (PH2 J. Bivera/PH1 M. Flynn).

Flagship Publication of Naval Aviation

Oldest U.S. Navy Periodical, Volume 76, No. 4, May-June 1994


Marine Corps Aviation Update 10
Hank Caruso's AerocaturesTM Sketchbook 19
Hydraufluidic Flight Control Validated

for Advanced Aircraft Application 23
Enlisted Aviation Series: 24
Aviation Electronics Technician

A Career of Opportunities 26

Naval Aviation in WW II: Invasion!

Fortress Europe—Naval Aviation in France, Summer 1944 30

Flight Line: Professional, Dedicated
and Focused 1
Grampaw Pettibone 2
Airscoop 4
Naval Aircraft: XBTK-1 28
ANA Bimonthly Photo Competition 36
People-Planes-Places 37
Professional Reading 40
Flight Bag inside back cover

RADM Brent M. Bennitt
Director, Air Warfare

Published by the Naval Historical Center
under the auspAndrews the Chief of Naval Operations

Dr. Dean C. Allard
Director of Naval History

Cdr. Mike Lipari
Director, Naval Aviation History and Publication DivisioAvtation


Cdr. Rues Jowers Editor

Sandy Russell Managing Editor

Charles C. Cooney Art Director

Joan A. Fresher Associate Editor

JOCS(AW) Theresa L. Dunn Associate Editor

J01(SW) Eric S. Mosel Assistant Editor


Herold Andr•ws
Technical Adviboi

Cdr. Peter Motility, 1.111N11 (Rat.)
Rook Review Editor

LCdr. Richard R. Surges*
Capt. R. Reuss, USNR (Rel.)

Contributing I Jhiuie

Naval Aviation News CUSPS 323.310; ISSN 0028-1417) is published bimonthly for the Chief of Naval Operations by the Naval Historical Center. Editorial offices are locatedusa Bldg. 157.1 Washington Navy Yard. 901 M Street, SE,
Washington, DC 20374-5059. Second-class postage is paid at Washington, DC, and additional mailing offices. The Secretary of the Navy has determined that this publication is necessary in the transaction of business required by law. Funds for printing have been approved by the Navy Publications and Printing Policy Committee. The use of a nffu of any specific manufacturer, commercial product, commodity or service in this publication does not imply endorsement by the Navy. Photographs are U.S. Navy unless otherwise


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