330th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron

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330th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron
330th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron - Emblem.jpg
Patch of the 330th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron
Active 1942-1959
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Type Fighter-Interceptor
330th FIS North American F-86F-25-NH Sabre 51-13383 4709th Air Defense Wing, Stewart AFB, New York, 1954

The 330th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with the 329th Fighter Group, stationed at Stewart AFB, New York. It was inactivated on 1 July 1959.

History[edit]

Trained replacement pilots, September 1942-March 1944; furnished cadres for fighter squadrons, January-December 1943; served as part of air defense force for the west coast, 1943. Air defense of the Northeastern United States, 1954–1967.

Lineage[edit]

  • Constituted 330th Fighter Squadron on 24 June 1942
Activated on 10 July 1942
Disbanded on 31 March 1944
  • Reconstituted, and redesignated 330th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron, on 14 November 1952
Activated on 27 November 1952
Inactivated on 1 July 1959

Assignments[edit]

329th Fighter Group, 10 July 1942 – 31 March 1944
4709th Defense (later Air Defense) Wing, 27 November 1952
4700th Air Defense Group, 20 September 1954
329th Fighter Group, 18 August 1955 – 1 July 1959.

Stations[edit]

Aircraft[edit]

References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

  • A Handbook of Aerospace Defense Organization 1946 - 1980, by Lloyd H. Cornett and Mildred W. Johnson, Office of History, Aerospace Defense Center, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado
  • Maurer, Maurer. Combat Squadrons of the Air Force: World War II. Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama: Office of Air Force History, 1982.
  • USAF Aerospace Defense Command publication, The Interceptor, January 1979 (Volume 21, Number 1).

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