|USNA Superintendent Vice Adm. Ted Carter gives his Tophatters flight jacket to |
Dr. Alex Spencer, curator at the National Air and Space Museum in front of a
display featuring the VFA-14 Tophatters. (Photo by MC2 Tyler Caswell)
The jacket is from his time as commanding officer of the VFA-14 Tophatters, a U.S. Navy fighter attack squadron. VFA-14 were established in 1919, making it the oldest active squadron in the U.S. Navy.
|USNA Superintendent Vice Adm. Ted Carter talks with Dr. Alex Spencer, |
curator at the National Air and Space Museum. (Photo by MC2 Tyler Caswell)