The 37th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron, variously operating HU-16s, HH-3Es and HH-53s, was assigned to Da Nang Air Base for most of the war.
The 6th Air Commando/Special Operations Squradron based at combat search and rescue support, armed reconnaissance, and forward air control.United States Marine Corps: III Marine Amphibious Force>; , 1st Marine Division; 7th Marine Regiment; 27th Marine Regiment;United States Navy: 3rd Naval Mobile Construction Brigade; Naval Support Activity.Known SVNAF Units At Da Nang (June 1974 Table Of Organization)maintained a detachment of Douglas A-1EH "Skyraiders" at Da Nang from 1 April - 1 September 1969. The unit flew combat missions, including air support for ground forces, air cover for transports, day and night interdiction,
Da Nang Air Base was the headquarters of the SVNAF 1st Air Division. 41st Tactical Wing