Our Mission

Our mission is to educate the general public about the overall military status of the United States, to encourage widespread interest as to the importance of Naval Aviation in the defense of the United States and its allies, to stimulate the collection, preservation and display of historical material concerning the history of Naval Aviation, and to encourage scientific and technical development of Naval Aviation.

ANA is a not-for-profit organization as defined in section 501(c)(3) of the IRS Code.

President, Chairman and Directors


  • ADM Mark Fitzgerald, USN (Ret)     


  • RADM David L. Philman, USN (Ret)                                                 


  • LtGen William D. Beydler, USMC (Ret)
  • CAPT Mark Converse, USN (Ret)
  • CAPT Mark Creasey, USN (Ret)
  • CAPT Robert L. Curbeam, Jr., USN (Ret)
  • ADM William E. Gortney, USN (Ret)
  • RADM Mike Manazir, USN (Ret)
  • VADM Walter Massenburg, USN (Ret)
  • RADM Patrick McGrath, USN (Ret)
  • CAPT Louise Mnich, JAGC, USN (Ret)
  • CDR Seve O’Bryan, USN (Ret)
  • RADM Don Quinn, USN (Ret)
  • ADM Charles Ray, USCG (Ret)


Meet the Squadrons

The Association of Naval Avaition has nearly 40 local chapters, known as Squadrons, across the globe.  Upon joining ANA, you will be assigned to a Squadron (if one is established in your area).  As an ANA Member you are entitled to participate in your local Squadron's activities, events, and networking opportunites.

See our Squadrons below: 


Squadron Number: 1, Squadron Name: Chicagoland Squadron

Contact: Paul Jenkins | Phone: (312) 545-4668 | Email: pjenkins@bancroft-ae.com
Location: Chicago, IL


Squadron Number: 2, Squadron Name: Helldivers Squadron

Contact: William Mnich | Phone: (425) 891-1580 | Email: wrmnich@icloud.com
Location: Columbus, OH


Squadron Number: 3, Squadron Name: Dallas-Fort Worth Squadron

Contact: Joe Gautille | Phone: (214) 281-2365 | Email: joe.gautille@verizon.net
Location: Dallas-Fort Worth, TX


Squadron Number: 7, Squadron Name: Bald Eagle Squadron

Contact: Matthew Pottenburgh | Phone: (808) 352-2339 | Email: baldeaglesquadron@gmail.com
Location: Jacksonville, FL


Squadron Number: 9Squadron Name: NAS Lemoore / San Joaquin Valley Squadron

Contact: Len Giuliani Phone: (559) 582-7731 | Email: lgiuliani@aol.com
Location: San Joaquin Valley, CA


Squadron Number: 10, Squadron Name: Grampaw Pettibone

Contact: Tim Brown | Phone: (562) 547-0780 | Email: timb53@hotmail.com
Location: Orange County, CA


Squadron Number: 12, Squadron Name: Eldorado Squadron

Contact: John Mullis | Phone: (901) 756-9713 | Email: moonpie916@aol.com 
Location: Memphis, TN


Squadron Number: 13, Squadron Name: Missouri-Kansas Squadron

Contact: James Cooper | Phone: (785) 842-7037 | Email: jscooper36@hotmail.com
Location: Overland Park, KS


Squadron Number: 16, Squadron Name: Hampton Roads Squadron

Contact: Kenneth Golden | Phone: (757) 581-7499 | Email: golden23@cox.net
Location: Hampton Roads, VA


Squadron Number: 18, Squadron Name: Patuxent Squadron

Contact: Mark Converse | Phone: (240) 925-6534 | Email: converse@cypressintl.com
Location: Patuxent River, MD


Squadron Number: 19, Squadron Name: Goshawks Squadron

Contact: Dean-o Fournier | Phone: (850) 516-7282| Email: redhawkdeano09@gmail.com
Location: Pensacola, FL


Squadron Number: 20, Squadron Name: Point Mugu Squadron

Contact: Greg Siuta | Phone: (425) 802-0923 | Email: gsiuta@gmail.com
Location: Point Mugu, CA


Squadron Number: 22, Squadron Name: Two Block Fox Squadron

Contact: Key Mayer | Phone: (213) 820-5795 | Email: kenmayeraia@aol.com
Location: San Fernando Valley, CA


Squadron Number: 23, Squadron Name: San Francisco Bay Area Squadron

Contact: Tom Spink | Phone: (408) 732-4307 | Email: tom.spink@att.net
Location: San Francisco, CA


Squadron Number: 26, Squadron Name: Washington-Anacostia Squadron 

Contact: Bill Montgomery | Phone: (703) 448-6081 | Email: william.montgomery@serco-na.com

Location: DC/Northern VA


Squadron Number: 31, Squadron Name: Detachment- Patuxent River Squadron 

Contact: Scott Bernard | Phone: (410) 923-6573 | Email: sabernar@syr.edu
Location: Annapolis, MD


Squadron Number: 35, Squadron Name: Heart of Dixie Squadron 

Contact: Gene Rozelle | Phone: (205) 706-6704 | Email: generozelle@gmail.com 
Location: Birmingham, AL


 Squadron Number: 37, Squadron Name: Olympic Squadron 

Contact: James D. Kelly | Phone: (360) 301-2281 | Email: jdkelly73@gmail.com
Location: Port Ludlow, WA


Squadron Number: 38, Squadron Name: Med Centurions Squadron 

Contact: Dino Belfiore | Phone: (011) 39 095 444157 | Email: commanderpilotb737@gmail.com
Location: Catania, Italy


Squadron Number: 39, Squadron Name: Flying Beavers Squadron

Contact: Peter Young | Phone: (619) 889-8175 | Email: pyoungwest@comcast.com
Location: Portland, OR


Squadron Number: 40, Squadron Name: Whidbey Island Squadron

Contact: Howard Gulley | Phone: (360) 293-5413 | Email: gulleys@wavecable.com
Location: Whidbey Island, WA

Squadron Number:
 41, Squadron Name: Theodore Ellyson Squadron

Contact: Mark Denari | Phone: (619) 820-9286 | Email: m_denari@cox.net
Location: San Diego, CA


Squadron Number: 47, Squadron Name: Patriot Squadron

Contact: Marc Frattasio | Phone: (781) 294-4491 | Email: marc_frattasio@yahoo.com
Location: South Weymouth, MA


Squadron Number: 48, Squadron Name: Arizona Roadrunners Squadron 

Contact: Jack Farley | Phone: (412) 779-0372 | Email: jfa327@aol.com

Location: Phoenix, AZ


Squadron Number: 49, Squadron Name: Med Knights Squadron 

Contact: Joe Ciliberti | Phone: (011) 356 99471429 | Email: ciliberti.joe@gmail.com
Location: Bkara, Malta


Squadron Number: 50, Squadron Name: Aloha Squadron 

Contact: Mark Kerber | Phone: (808) 469-2224 | Email: ana.mdkerber@gmail.com
Location: Honolulu, HI


Squadron Number: 53, Squadron Name: French Crusaders Squadron 

Contact: Jean-Michel Maurel | Phone: 33 (0) 6 1982 5882 | Email: jeanmichelmaurel@wanadoo.fr
Location: Antibes, France


Squadron Number: 55, Squadron Name: Sandgropers Squadron 

Contact: Mark Cunningham | Phone: 61 450 030 863 | Email: memphis845@hotmail.com
Location: Subiaco, Western Australia


Squadron Number: 59, Squadron Name: Cape Fear Seahawks Squadron 

Contact: Ronald Henderson | Phone: (703) 887-8473 | Email: ronaldh211@aol.com
Location: Wilmington, NC


Squadron Number: 62, Squadron Name: McCampbell’s Aces Squadron 

Contact: Charles Stark | Phone: (561) 663-1263 | Email: npdocusn@bellsouth.net
Location: Greater Palm Beach, FL


Squadron Number: 63, Squadron Name: Peregrine Squadron 

Contact: Steve Jacobsmeyer | Phone: (571) 334-0829 | Email: perigrinesquadron@gmail.com
Location: Boise, ID


Squadron Number: 64, Squadron Name: Silver Osprey  Squadron 

Contact: Tom Harding | Phone: (570) 498-6126 | Email: totichndad@gmail.com
Location: Sun City, FL


Squadron Number: 65, Squadron Name: High Desert Squadron 

Contact: Sam Morris | Phone: (541) 447-1912 | Email: skypilot46@me.com
Location: Bend, OR


Squadron Number: 66, Squadron Name: British Buccaneers Squadron 

Contact: Nigel Sadler | Phone: (07528 809303 | Email: nigel.sadler1@ntlworld.com
Location: United Kingdom


Squadron Number: 68, Squadron Name: Buccaneer Squadron 

Contact: Jim Philpitt | Phone: (407) 493-7611 | Email: jphilpitt@hotmail.com
Location: Tampa Bay, FL


Squadron Number: 107, Squadron Name: Great Plains Squadron 

Contact: Joe Gershon | Phone: (402) 452-4077 | Email: goldwings280002@yahoo.com
Location: Nebraska


Squadron Number: 119, Squadron Name: Rhine River Squadron

Contact: Ludwig Deglmann | Phone: 01149/1520/398733 | Email: luddythebuddy@gmail.com
Location: Bonn, Germany


Squadron Number: V, Squadron Name: Rocket City Squadron

Contact: James Carver | Phone: (360) 672-8795 | Email: cootercarver@ymail.com
Location: Huntsville, AL