CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - One of the most prolific squadrons in the entire U.S. Navy has a new commanding leader. Arthur Hodge has been the chief pilot for the last 15 months until transferring command to Lt. Col. Michael Murphy.
Military Matters: VT 35 change of command
One of the most prolific squadrons in the entire U.S. Navy has a new commanding leader.
KIII 8:20 AM. CST November 14, 2016
VT 35 focuses on advanced instrument flight, including learning to fly over water. Every year they train about 100 student pilots logging more than 14-thousand flight hours and 52-thousand landings.
Lt. Col. Murphy will be the first marine corps officer to take command of the squadron and says he owes all of his success to his family.