|“||This man will be your new commanding officer from now on. He's Lt. Rick Hunter and he's quite a good fighter pilot. In fact, he is just awarded the Titanium Medal.||”|
- It's been mentioned that Vermillion Squad was never a standalone squadron since it had only three team members, and was really just a support team under Skull Squadron. From what could be gleaned from the series, Roy Fokker was the senior commanding officer, otherwise known as the Commander of the Air Group (CAG), thus giving him authority over squadrons like Vermillion.