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Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 135 “Black Ravens”


VAQ-135 is an expeditionary EA-18G Growler electronic attack squadron that deploys worldwide to support U.S. Air Force expeditionary wings, allied/coalition task forces, Marine aircraft groups, and U.S. Navy strike groups.


  • Commander Erik “DOM” Dippold

    Commanding Officer, Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 135

  • Command Master Chief Raymond Cabral

    Command Master Chief, Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 135

  • Commander Jeff “Gazer” Pinkerton

    Executive Officer, Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 135

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