Heavier-than-air Experimental Air Squadron [VX 10] (1953-70)
Royal Canadian Navy
Formed in March 1953 and disbanded in June 1970 when it was "absorbed" into the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment (AETE) at CFB Cold Lake, Alberta.
Role: Performed testing and evaluation of all new aircraft, equipment and modifications that would eventually enter service with the RCN.
Aircraft Flown: Grumman Avenger , Beechcraft Expeditor , Fairey Firefly , Bell HTL-4 , Hawker Sea Fury , Sikorsky H04S , Grumman Sentinel , Grumman Tracker , McDonnell Banshee , Sikorsky Sea King
Home Base: Shearwater, NS
Ships Served On: N/A
Colours: Red & White
Motto: Superbia In Progressum (Pride In Progress)