USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42) Commissioned : Oct.27, 1945


(Last update on Mar.9, 2011)
CVBG-75 (FF)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)

Jan.8, 1946 - Mar.19, 1946 (SoLant)
SquadronAircraft
VF-75Gay BladesF4U-4
VBF-75Green PawnsF4U-4
VB-75Vee BeeSB2C-4E
VT-75Fish HawksSB2C-4E


(Last update on Mar.9, 2011)
CVBG-75 (FF)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)

Apr.19, 1946 - May 26, 1946 (WestLant)
SquadronAircraft
VF-75Gay BladesF4U-4
VBF-75Green PawnsF4U-4
VB-75Vee BeeSB2C-4E
VT-75Fish HawksSB2C-4E


(Last update on Mar.9, 2011)
CVBG-75 (FF) (*1)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)
Aug.8, 1946 - Oct.4, 1946 (Med)
SquadronAircraft
VF-75 (*2)Gay BladesF4U-4
VBF-75 (*3)Green PawnsF4U-4
VB-75 (*4)Vee BeeSB2C-5
VT-75 (*5)Fish HawksSB2C-5
(*1) CVBG-75 redesignated CVBG-3 on Nov.15, 1946
(*2) VF-75 redesignated VF-3B on Nov.15, 1946
(*3) VBF-75 redesignated VF-4B on Nov.15, 1946
(*4) VB-75 redesignated VA-3B on Nov.15, 1946
(*5) VT-75 redesignated VA-4B on Nov.15, 1946


(Last update on Jul.17, 2013)
CVBG-5 (C) (*1)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)
Dec. 1946 - Dec. 1946 (local operations in the WestLant)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-5B (*2)Jolly RogersF4U-4
F6F-5P
200
VF-6B (*3) F4U-4
300
VA-5B (*4) SB2C-5
400
VA-6B (*5) SB2C-5
TBM-3E
(*1) CVBG-5 redesignated CVG-6 on Jul.28, 1948
(*2) VF-5B redesignated VF-61 on Jul.28, 1948
(*3) VF-6B redesignated VF-62 on Jul.28, 1948
(*4) VA-5B redesignated VA-64 on Jul.27, 1948
(*5) VA-6B redesignated VA-65 on Jul.27, 1948


(Last update on Jul.7, 2010)
CVBG-3 (F)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)

Feb.3, 1947 - Mar.7, 1947 (Caribbean)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-3BGay BladesF4U-4
200
VF-4BGreen PawnsF4U-4
400
VA-3BIndiansSB2C-5
500
VA-4BFish HawksSB2C-5


Overhaul
Mar.18, 1947 - Jul.14, 1947

at Norfolk Naval Shipyard


(Last update on Nov.4, 2015)
CVBG-3 (F) (*1)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)
Jul.15, 1948 - Sep.1, 1948 (Caribbean)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-3B (*2)Gay BladesF4U-4
200
VF-4B (*3)Green PawnsF4U-4
400
VA-3B (*4)IndiansAD-1
500
VA-4B (*5)Black KnightsAD-1
(*1) CVBG-3 redesignated CVG-4 on Sep.1, 1948
(*2) VF-3B redesignated VF-41 on Sep.1, 1948
(*3) VF-4B redesignated VF-42 on Sep.1, 1948
(*4) VA-3B redesignated VA-44 on Sep.1, 1948
(*5) VA-4B redesignated VA-45 on Sep.1, 1948


(Last update on Jun.15, 2016)
CVG-4 (F) (*1)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)
Sep.13, 1948 - Jan.23, 1949 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-41 (*2)Gay BladesF4U-4
200
VF-42 (*3)Green PawnsF4U-4
400
VA-44 (*4)Scarlet KnightsAD-1
500
VA-45 (*5)Black KnightsAD-1
(UR)xx
HU-2 DET.Fleet AngelsHO3S-1
(*1) CVG-4 disestablished on Jun.8, 1950
(*2) VF-41 disestablished on Jun.8, 1950
(*3) VF-42 disestablished on Jun.8, 1950
(*4) VA-44 disestablished on Jun.8, 1950
(*5) VA-45 disestablished on Jun.8, 1950


(Last update on Aug.4, 2010)
CVG-6 (C)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)

Oct.27, 1949 - Nov.23, 1949 (NorLant, Arctic)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-61 (*1)Jolly RogersF8F-2
200
VF-62 (*2) F8F-2
300
VF-63 (*3)Fighting RedcocksF8F-2
500
VA-65 (*4) AD-1
(*1) VF-61 disestablished on Apr.15, 1959
(*2) VF-62 redesignated VA-106 on Jul.1, 1955
(*3) VF-63 redesignated VA-63 on Mar.1956
(*4) VA-65 redesignated VA-25 on Jul.1, 1959


Overhaul
Mar.30, 1950 - Aug.25, 1950

at Norfolk Naval Shipyard


(Last update on Feb.10, 2016)
CVG-6 (C)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)

Jan.10, 1951 - May 18, 1951 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-21Mach BustersF9F-2
200
VF-61Jolly RogersF9F-2
500
VA-25 (*1)TigersAD-4
(WI)xx
VMF-225VagabondsF4U-4
(PL)xx
VC-62 DET.7Fighting PhotosF8F-2P
(SS)xx
VC-33 DET.7Avengers 
(NE)xx
VC-12 DET.7  
(UR)xx
HU-2 DET.7Fleet AngelsHO3S-1
(*1) VA-25 redesignated VA-65 on Jul.1, 1959


(Last update on Mar.2, 2016)
CVG-17 (R)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)

Sep.3, 1951 - Feb.4, 1952 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-171Screamin DemonsF2H-2
500
VA-175Devil's DiplomatsAD-4/4L
(WK)xx
VMF-224BengalsF2H-2
(NF)xx
VC-6 DET.7FleursAJ-1
(NE)xx
VC-12 DET.7 AD-4W
(SS)xx
VC-33 DET.7AvengersAD-4N
(PL)xx
VC-62 DET.7Fighting PhotosF2H-2P
(UR)xx
HU-2 DET.7Fleet AngelsHO3S-1


Overhaul
Feb.14, 1952 - Jun. 1952

at Norfolk Naval Shipyard


(Last update on Mar.16, 2016)
CVG-17 (R)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVB 42)

Aug.26, 1952 - Dec.19, 1952 (NorLant, Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-171Screamin DemonsF2H-2
200
VF-172 (*1)Blue BoltsF2H-2
400
VF-174Hell RazorsF4U-4
500
VA-175Devil's DiplomatsAD-4/4L
(NE)7xx
VC-12 DET.7 AD-4W
(SS)8xx
VC-33 DET.7AvengersAD-4N
(PL)9xx
VC-62 DET.7Fighting PhotosF2H-2P
(UR)xx
HU-2 DET.7Fleet AngelsHUP-1
(*1) VF-172 redesignated VA-172 on Nov.1, 1955


Redesignated CVA 42 : Oct.1, 1952


(Last update on May 4, 2016)
CVG-1 (T)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jun.1, 1953 - Dec.3, 1953 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
200
VF-12 (*1)Flying UbangisF2H-2
300
VF-13Night CappersF4U-4
400
VF-14TophattersF4U-4
500
VA-15ValionsAD-4
(NE)7xx
VC-12 DET.7 AD-4W
(SS)8xx
VC-33 DET.7Night HawksAD-4N
(PL)910
VC-62 DET.7Fighting PhotosF2H-2P
(UR)xx
HU-2 DET.7Fleet AngelsHUP-2
(*1) VF-12 redesignated VA-12 on Aug.1, 1955


(Last update on Sep.24, 2003)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)
Jan.7, 1954 - Mar.5, 1954
(Norfolk to Puget Sound Naval Ship Yard via Cape Horn)


SCB-110
Mar.5, 1954 - Jun.1956

at Puget Sound Naval Ship Yard

Decommissioned : Apr.23, 1954

Recommissioned : Apr.6, 1956


(Last update on Feb.12, 2014)
CVG-17 (R)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)
Jun.14, 1956 - Aug.8, 1956
(Puget Sound Naval Ship Yard to new homeport Mayport via Cape Horn)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-171AcesF2H-3
300
VA-172Blue BoltsF2H-2/2B
400
VA-175Devil's DiplomatsAD-6/5
(PL)9xx
VC-62 DET.37 (*1)Fighting PhotosF2H-2P
(UR)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2
(*1) VC-62 redesignated VFP-62 on Jul.2, 1956


(Last update on Jan.1, 2014)
CVG-17 (R)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)
Aug.27, 1956 - Oct.20, 1956 (SoLant)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-171AcesF2H-3
300
VA-172Blue BoltsF2H-2/2B
400
VA-175Devil's DiplomatsAD-6/5
(PL)9xx
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF2H-2P
(UR)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


(Last update on Jan.12, 2011)
CVG-17 (R)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)
Nov.7, 1956 - Dec.9, 1956 (Suez Canal crisis, EastLant)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
(O)100
VF-81CrusadersF9F-8B
(F)200
VF-43 F9F-8
300
VA-172Blue BoltsF2H-2/2B
400
VA-175Devil's DiplomatsAD-6/5
(PL)9xx
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF9F-8P
(UR)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


(Last update on Sep.5, 2012)
CVG-17 (R)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Mar. 1957 - Apr. 1957 (local operations in the WestLant)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-171AcesF2H-3/4
(F)100
VF-22CavaliersF2H-4
400
VA-175Devil's DiplomatsAD-6/5
500
VF-173 (*1)JestersFJ-3/3M
(PL)9xx
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF2H-2P
(GE)7xx
VAW-12 DET.37BatsAD-5W
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2
(*1) VF-173 disestablished on Feb.1, 1959


(Last update on Nov.28, 2018)
CVG-17 (AL) (*1)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)
Jul.12, 1957 - Mar.5, 1958 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-171 (*2)AcesF2H-3
200
VF-74Be-DevilersF4D-1
300
VAH-3 (*3)Sea DragonsA3D-1
400
VA-175 (*4)Devil's DiplomatsAD-6
601-603
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF2H-2P
701-703
VA(AW)-33 DET.37 (*5)Night HawksAD-5N
801-803
VAW-12 DET.37BatsAD-5W
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2
(*1) CVG-17 disestablished on Sep.15, 1958
(*2) VF-171 disestablished on Mar.15, 1958
(*3) VAH-3 changed duty to the Fleet Replacement Squadron on Jun.1, 1958
(*4) VA-175 disestablished on Mar.15, 1958
(*5) VA(AW)-33 redesignated VAW-33 on Jun.30, 1959


Overhaul
Apr.18, 1958 - Sep.3, 1958

at Norfolk Naval Shipyard


(Last update on Sep.23. 2015)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Sep. 1958 - Nov. 1958 (Guantanamo, Cuba)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF3H-2
200
VMF(AW)-114Death DealersF4D-1
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA4D-2
500
VA-15ValionsAD-6
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA3D-2
(GA)9xx
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF9F-8P
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


(Last update on Sep.16, 2015)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jan.7, 1959 - Jan.23, 1959 (LANTFLEX 1-59 in the Caribbean)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF3H-2
200
VMF(AW)-114Death DealersF4D-1
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA4D-2
500
VA-15ValionsAD-6
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA3D-2
9xx
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF8U-1P
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


(Last update on Jan.6, 2016)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Feb.13, 1959 - Aug.28, 1959 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF3H-2
200
VMF(AW)-114Death DealersF4D-1
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA4D-2
500
VA-15ValionsAD-6
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA3D-2
913, 914
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF8U-1P
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


(Last update on Dec.16, 2015)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Sep. 1959 - Oct. 1959 (local opearations in the WestLant)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF3H-2
200
VF-11Red RippersF8U-1
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA4D-2
400
VA-46ClansmenA4D-2
500
VA-15ValionsAD-6
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA3D-2
(GA)9xx
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF8U-1P
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


(Last update on Nov.27, 2013)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jan.28, 1960 - Aug.24, 1960 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF3H-2
200
VF-11Red RippersF8U-1
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA4D-2
400
VA-46ClansmenA4D-2
500
VA-15ValionsAD-6
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA3D-2
901-903
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF8U-1P
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


Overhaul
Sep.20, 1960 - Dec.16, 1960

at New York Naval Shipyard


(Last update on Jan.15, 2014)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Feb.15, 1961 - Aug.28, 1961 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF3H-2
200
VF-11Red RippersF8U-1
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA4D-2
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA4D-2
500
VA-15ValionsAD-6
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA3D-2
77x
VAW-12 DET.37BatsWF-2
91x
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF8U-1P
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


(Last update on Oct.29, 2008)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Nov.18, 1961 - Nov.30, 1961
(operated off the coast of the Dominican Republic, Caribbean)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF3H-2
200
VF-11Red RippersF8U-1
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA4D-2N
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA4D-2
500
VA-15ValionsAD-6
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA3D-2
7xx
VAW-12 DET.37BatsWF-2
9xx
VFP-62 DET.37Fighting PhotosF8U-1P
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.37Fleet AngelsHUP-2


Overhaul
Feb.9, 1962 - Apr.7, 1962

at New York Naval Shipyard


(Last update on May 8, 2013)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jul.20, 1962 - Aug.4, 1962 (Guantanamo)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF3H-2
200
VF-11Red RippersF8U-2NE
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA4D-2N
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA4D-2N
500
VA-15ValionsAD-6
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA3D-1
7xx
VAW-12 DET.42BatsWF-2
9xx
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosF8U-1P
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsHUP-3


(Last update on Jun.28, 2017)
CVG-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Sep.14, 1962 - Apr.22, 1963 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF-3B
200
VF-11Red RippersF-8E
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA-4C
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA-4C
500
VA-15ValionsA-1H
A-1E
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA-3B
7xx
VAW-12 DET.42BatsE-1B
9xx
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosRF-8A
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-25C


Overhaul
Jun.27, 1963 - Nov.22, 1963

at New York Naval Shipyard


(Last update on Nov.17, 2010)
CVG-1 (AB) (*1)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)
Nov.22, 1963 - Dec.21, 1963
(local opearations in the WestLant)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF-4B
200
VF-11Red RippersF-8E
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA-4C
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA-4C
500
VA-15ValionsA-1H
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA-3B
7xx
VAW-12 DET.42BatsE-1B
9xx
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosRF-8A
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-2A
(*1) CVG-1 redesignated CVW-1 on Dec.20, 1963


(Last update on Apr.29, 2015)
CVW-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Feb. 1964 - Mar. 1964 (Caribbean)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14TophattersF-4B
200
VF-11Red RippersF-8E
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA-4C
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA-4C
500
VA-15ValionsA-1H
UA-1E
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA-3B
(GE)7xx
VAW-12 DET.42BatsE-1B
(GA)9xx
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosRF-8A
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-2A


(Last update on Feb.22, 2017)
CVW-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Apr.28, 1964 - Dec.22, 1964 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF-4B
200
VF-11Red RippersF-8E
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA-4C
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA-4C
500
VA-15ValionsA-1H
600
VAH-11CheckertailsA-3B
7xx
VAW-12 DET.42BatsE-1B
91x
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosRF-8A
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-2A


(Last update on May 23, 2018)
CVW-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jun.28, 1965 - Dec.17, 1965 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14TophattersF-4B
200
VF-11Red RippersF-8E
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA-4C
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA-4E
600
VAH-10VikingsA-3B
7xx
VAW-12 DET.42BatsE-1B
Modex : 723, 736, 7xx
9xx
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosRF-8A
Modex : 9xx, 9xx, 9xx
(JQ)x
VQ-2 DET.BatmenEA-3B
Modex : 6, x
(HU)xx
HU-2 DET.42 (*1)Fleet AngelsUH-2A/B
Modex :
(*1) HU-2 redesignated HC-2 on Jul.1, 1965


(Last update on Sep.22, 2010)
CVW-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jan.24, 1966 - Feb.18, 1966 (Caribbean)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14TophattersF-4B
200
VF-11Red RippersF-8E
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA-4C
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA-4E
7xx
VAW-12 DET.42BatsE-1B
(GD)8xx
VAW-33 DET.42Night HawksEA-1F
9xx
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosRF-8A
(HU)xx
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-2A/B


(Last update on Jul.19, 2017)
CVW-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jun.21, 1966 - Feb.21, 1967 (Vietnam War)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF-4B
200
VF-32SwordsmenF-4B
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA-4C
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA-4E
500
VA-72Blue HawksA-4E
601-608
VAH-10 DET.42VikingsKA-3B
708-710
VAW-12 DET.42BatsE-1B
901-905
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosRF-8G
(HU)01-03
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-2A/B

(Last update on Jul.19, 2017)


(Last update on Mar.19, 2014)
CVW-1 (AB)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Aug.24, 1967 - May 19, 1968 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-14Top HattersF-4B
200
VF-32SwordsmenF-4B
300
VA-172Blue BoltsA-4C
400
VA-12Flying UbangisA-4C
500
VA-72Blue HawksA-4B
70x
VAW-121 DET.42GriffinsE-1B
8xx
VAH-10 DET.42VikingsKA-3B
90x
VFP-62 DET.42Fighting PhotosRF-8G
(JQ)6, x
VQ-2 DET.BatmenEA-3B
(HU)xx
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-2A


Overhaul and Modernization
Dec.17, 1968 - Jun. 1969

at Norfolk Naval Shipyard


(Last update on Aug.25, 2010)
CVW-6 (AE)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Aug.1, 1969 - Sep. 1969 (Caribbean)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-41Black AcesF-4J
200
VF-84Jolly RogersF-4J
300
VA-15ValionsA-7B
500
VA-176ThunderboltsA-6A
600
VFP-63 DET.42Eyes of the FleetRF-8G
700
VAW-121 DET.42GriffinsE-1B
(HU)xx
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-2A/B


(Last update on Jun.23, 2010)
CVW-6 (AE)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jan.2, 1970 - Jul.27, 1970 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-41Black AcesF-4J
200
VF-84Jolly RogersF-4J
300
VA-15ValionsA-7B
400
VA-215Barn OwlsA-7B
500
VA-176ThunderboltsA-6A
600
VFP-63 DET.42Eyes of the FleetRF-8G
700
VAW-121 DET.42GriffinsE-1B
010
VAQ-130 DET.42ZappersEKA-3B
(HU)xx
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsUH-2A/B


(Last update on Nov.2, 2016)
CVW-6 (AE)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jan.29, 1971 - Jul.28, 1971 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-41Black AcesF-4J
200
VF-84Jolly RogersF-4J
300
VA-15ValionsA-7B
400
VA-87Golden WarriorsA-7B
500
VA-176ThunderboltsA-6A/KA-6D
600
VFP-63 DET.42 (*1)Eyes of the FleetRF-8G
800
VAQ-135 DET.1Black RavensEKA-3B
890
VAW-121 DET.42GriffinsE-1B
(HU)2x
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsHH-2D
(*1) VFP-63 DET.42 redesignated VFP-63 DET.2 on Feb.1, 1971

(Last update on Nov.2, 2016)


(Last update on Aug.11, 2010)
CVW-6 (AE)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Nov. 1971 - Dec.20, 1971 (Caribbean)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-41Black AcesF-4J
200
VF-84Jolly RogersF-4J
300
VA-15ValionsA-7B
400
VA-87Golden WarriorsA-7B
500
VA-176ThunderboltsA-6A/KA-6D
600
VFP-63 DET.2Eyes of the FleetRF-8G
7xx
VAW-121 DET.42GriffinsE-1B
(HU)xx
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsSH-3G


(Last update on Jan.17, 2018)
CVW-6 (AE)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Feb.15, 1972 - Dec.11, 1972 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-41Black AcesF-4J
200
VF-84Jolly RogersF-4J
300
VA-15ValionsA-7B
400
VA-87Golden WarriorsA-7B
500
VA-176ThunderboltsA-6A/KA-6D
601-603
VFP-63 DET.2Eyes of the FleetRF-8G
711-713
VAW-121 DET.42GriffinsE-1B
04-06
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsSH-3G


(Last update on Dec.7, 2016)
CVW-6 (AE)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Sep.14, 1973 - Mar.17, 1974 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100-12x
VF-41Black AcesF-4B
300
VA-15ValionsA-7B
400
VA-87Golden WarriorsA-7B
500
VA-176ThunderboltsA-6A/C/KA-6D
600-602
VFP-63 DET.2Eyes of the FleetRF-8G
711-713
VAW-121GriffinsE-1B
005-007
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsSH-3G


Overhaul and Repair
May 6, 1974 - Aug. 1974

at Philadelphia Naval Shipyard


(Last update on Jun.3, 2015)
CVW-6 (AE)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CVA 42)

Jan.3, 1975 - Jul.16, 1975 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-41Black AcesF-4N
200
VF-84Jolly RogersF-4N
300
VA-15ValionsA-7B
400
VA-87Golden WarriorsA-7B
500
VA-176ThunderboltsA-6A/C/KA-6D
601-604
VFP-63 DET.2Eyes of the FleetRF-8G
711-713
VAW-121GriffinsE-1B
011-014
HC-2 DET.42Fleet AngelsSH-3G


Redesignated CV 42 : Jun.30, 1975


(Last update on Dec.3, 2014)
CVW-19 (NM)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CV 42)

Oct.4, 1976 - Apr.21, 1977 (Med)
Modex
SquadronAircraft
100
VF-51Screaming EaglesF-4N
200
VF-111SundownersF-4N
300
VA-153 (*1)Blue Tail FliesA-7B
400
VA-215 (*1)Barn OwlsA-7B
500
VA-155 (*1)Silver FoxesA-7B
600
VMA-231Ace of SpadesAV-8A
720
HC-1 DET.3Pacific Fleet AngelsSH-3G
010
RVAW-110 DET.4FirebirdsE-1B
(JQ)12, xx
VQ-2 DET.BatmenEA-3B
(*1) VA-153, VA-215, and VA-155 disestablished on Sep.30, 1977

(Last update on Dec.3, 2014)


(Last update on May 14, 2014)
USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT (CV 42)
Jun.8, 1977 - Jun.14, 1977
(Mayport to Norfolk for Decommisioning ceremony)


Decommissioned : Sep.30, 1977