New VT-7 Commander
New VT-7 Commander Cmdr. John C.P. Fristachi, new commanding officer of Naval Air Station Meridian's VT-7, speaks Friday at a change of command
ceremony at the base.
Listening are the outgoing VT-7 commanding officer, left, Cmdr. Mark S. Kinnane, and TW-1 commodore, Capt. Daniel L. Ouimette, right. Fristachi, a native of Long Island, N.Y., previously served as executive officer of VC-8 in Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico. Kinnane will report from NAS Meridian to the USS Enterprise (CVN-65), where he will serve as the Air Department Mini Boss. Photo by Jim Gordon / U.S. Navy