My Cousin flew with this squadron in this time period.
He was on the USS Ranger. It was when they changed to the low vis markings.
I have googled the crap out of this and I cant find a pict.
Sadly he cant find any pictures of his plane. Here is emal he sent me.
When I was flying in VF-24, the Navy was trying to make our combat aircraft less visible by going to a black on grey color scheme. So the photo you attached is from an earlier period. Plus, our tail letters were NF, not NG. I think NG was the USS Constellation airwing; on the USS Ranger our tails were NF. So all the reds and