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Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 86 “Sidewinders”


VFA-86 is an F/A-18E Super Hornet strike fighter squadron attached to Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 7.


  • Commander Daniel Krause

    Commanding Officer, Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 86

  • Commander Nathan Staples

    Executive Officer, Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 86

  • Command Master Chief Pamela Y. Willingham

    Command Master Chief, Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 86

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