• College/Year: ENG '59
  • Links to Oral History Sessions: Pasternak, Donald S. (May 12, 2009)
  • Conflict(s): Cold War
  • Military Branch & Unit: Navy Air Corps
  • Navy Air Corps Squadron: HU-2 Squadron; VX-1 Squadron


Mr. Pasternak served as an aviation electronics specialist during the Cold War. He evaluated new equipment prior to its acquisition for the US Navy fleet and flew antisubmarine patrols in the Caribbean as a radarman.