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ATTACK SQUADRON 85

(VA-85)

BLACK FALCONS

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VA-85 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP 1956 - OCT 1958 Guantanamo Bay
AUG 1962 - MAR 1963 Mediterranean
AUG 1965 - JUN 1966 West Pac
AUG 1965 - JUL 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT 1965 - AUG 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 24 APR 1968 - Atlantic Ocean
APR 1968 - DEC 1968 West Pac
AUG 1969 - MAY 1970 West Pac
JAN 1971 - JUL 1971 Mediterranean
AUG 1972 - JUL 1973 Mediterranean
APR 1978 - OCT 1978 Mediterranean
AUG 1985 - APR 1986 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean
DEC 1985 - Shellback Initiation - 10 DEC 1985 - Indian Ocean
MAY 1989 - NOV 1989 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean
JUL 1989 - Shellback Initiation - 12 JUL 1989 - Indian Ocean
NOV 1991 - APR 1992 Desert Storm

VA-85 General Specifications