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disco1970
10-29-2004, 10:47 AM
What does the notation "VMF" at the head of a Marine squadron mean?

Thanks in advance.

disco1970
10-29-2004, 10:47 AM
What does the notation "VMF" at the head of a Marine squadron mean?

Thanks in advance.

Tater-SW-
10-29-2004, 10:54 AM
V is "heavier than air" aircraft in Navy abbrieviation.

M is "Marine"

F is "Fighter"


VF is a Navy Fighter squadron
VMF, marine fighter squadrom

VB is Navy Bomber
VMB, marine version (Usually VMSB for VM Scout Bomber)

etc

tater