Air Station Corpus Christi celebrates 60 years of Coast Guard aviation at Naval Air Station

A HU-16 Aircraft flies over Corpus Christi, Texas in 1964. USCG photo. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi celebrated 60 years of service at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi at Wings Auditorium, Wednesday. The Coast Guard established Air Detachment Corpus Christi November 20, 1950.  On October 15, 1980, the name was changed to Air Station Corpus Christi. At that...