(At p. 22): 4/6/62 report to Executive Director Lyman Kirkpatrick to Director, re Final Report of Working Group on Organization and Activities: (At p. 31): "...we recommend the creation of an office in the DDP to be known as Paramilitary and Air Support Operations...that the Air Support Branch of DPD be transferred to the new Paramilitary Office of DDP." (At p. 5): 10/23/62 After Action Report: "A Special Operations Division is in direct response to this recommendation and an Army General Officer has been obtained to head it."
Special Operations Division is on the DDP flowchart for 1963.
8/29/63 cable from Santo Domingo to Director, slugline EVLUNA KUCURL: "During 28 Aug telecon Mrs? EVLUSH-1 told Rigaud that Masferrer should be (in) Haitian waters since he departed unidentified base 22 Aug or 23 Aug. Rigaud plans (to) hire air recon to search Siete Hermanos Islands if Garrido fishing boat recon fails make contact 28 Aug..."
6/10/64 cable DIR 27179 from REDACTED, WH/Logistics, x7282 to Director: "Since there is no regular convenient connecting military air flights to Mexico, considering rerouting of KUCURL aircraft to REDACTED to load books and deliver (to Mexico) on return trip to (US). Flight now enroute to REDACTED with 13 June ETA." A previous note "describes reception of agency aircraft in the field."