usa Air Test and Evaluation Squadron ONE

US Navy

VX-1 Pioneers
United States Naval Aviation

1943 to present    

Air Test and Evaluation Squadron ONE
Tail code JA, they test and evaluate the newest and most advanced technology in ASW, Electronic Warfare (EW), Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR), Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR), and Airborne Mine Counter-Measures (AMCM) mission areas.

As of 2012 their rotary wing aircraft includes the MH-60R and MH-60S Seahawk and the MQ-8B Fire Scout UAV.

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1970/nowNAS Patuxent RiverKNHK
1943/70NAS Key WestKNQX

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2006/nowMQ-8A/B Fire Scout
1983/nows-70 H-60

Construction Numbers for VX-1 Help Us

C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
58-11 hss-1 1955 137855 : Sikorsky HSS-1, c/n 58-11, ff?; del USN as HSS-1 137855, 15Feb55; xfer NAS+
52 UH-2A 149750 : 1988 SH-2F type as VX-1 /JA
61-183 hss-2 149913 : USN; conv SH-3H; Nov.79 as /JA-22 VX-1 at Naval Air Test Center, NAS Patux+
61-304 sh-3a 152111 : USN; VX-1 w/o 17mar69
: Helicopter went down of the coast of Key West Florida during night operati+
61-310 sh-3a 152116 : US Navy; 1988 SH-3H type VX-1./JA-24
185 UH-2B 152201 : 1988 SH-2F type VX-1 /JA-30
70-372 sh-60b 161561 : US Navy; 1989 VX-1./JA-41; 1995 HSL-40./HK-411
70-387 sh-60b 162097 : USN; JA-42/VX-1 w/o 23feb85 ditched North of Bermuda
70-462 sh-60b 162977 : USN; VX-1, conv to YSH-60R; 2012 HSM-40 /HK-412
70-628 sh-60f 164070 : USN; VX-1
70-2265 hh-60h 165154 : USN; from SH-60F; JA-51/VX-1 w/o 26sep98
mh-60s 166336 : USN; VX-1 /JA-336
70-2880 mh-60s 166338 : USN; 2008 VX-1 /JA-338; 2010 HSC-22 /AM-17
70-2893 mh-60r 166519 : USN; 2010 VX-1 /JA-519; 2017 CAG /519
70-2932 mh-60r 166521 : USN; VX-1
mh-60s 167813 : USN; VX-1 /JA-813
mh-60s 167831 : USN; VX-1
17 serials found for VX-1

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