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FIGHTER SQUADRON 51

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SCREAMING EAGLES

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VF-51 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR1950-DEC1950West Pac
JUN1951-MAR1952West Pac
JUL1957-DEC1957West Pac
FEB1960-OCT1960West Pac
JUN1961-FEB1962West Pac
AUG1962-Shellback Initiation - 4 AUG 1962 - Atlantic Ocean
JAN1963-JUL1963West Pac
APR1964-DEC1964West Pac
APR1964-DEC1964West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP1965-MAY1966West Pac
JAN1967-JUL1967West Pac
JUN1968-Shellback Initiation - 12 JUN 1968 - Indian Ocean
JAN1969-JAN1969West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR1970-NOV1970West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR1970-NOV1970West Pac
SEP1970-Shellback Initiation - 10 SEP 1970 - Pacific Ocean
SEP1970-Shellback Initiation - 9 SEP 1970 - Pacific Ocean
SEP1970- Shellback Initiation - 9 SEP 1970 - Pacific Ocean
JUL1971-Shellback Initiation - 21 JUL 1971 - Pacific Ocean
NOV1971-JUL1972West Pac-Viet Nam
APR1973-OCT1973West Pac
DEC1974-JUL1975West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC1974-JUL1975West Pac
APR1975- Shellback Initiation - 19 APR 1975 - Indian Ocean
APR1975-Shellback Initiation - 19 APR 1975 - Pacific Ocean
OCT1976-APR1977Mediterranean
MAY1979-JAN1980West Pac-Indian Ocean
JUL1979-Shellback Initiation - 31 JUL 1979 - Pacific Ocean
JUL1979-JAN1980West Pac
NOV1979-Shellback Initiation - 27 NOV 1979 - Indian Ocean
NOV1979-Shellback Initiation - 27 NOV 1979 - Pacific Ocean
OCT1980-AUG1981Mediterranean-Indian Ocean
JUL1981-Shellback Initiation - 2 JUL 1981 - Pacific Ocean
MAR1983-OCT1983World Cruise
OCT1984-MAY1985West Pac-Indian Ocean
SEP1986-MAR1987West Pac-Indian Ocean
JUN1988-DEC1988West Pac-Indian Ocean
FEB1990-AUG1990West Pac-Indian Ocean
JUN1991-SEP1991Around the Horn Atlantic and Pacific CV63 Kitty Hawk
OCT1992-MAR1993West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JAN1993-OCT1994West Pac
MAR1994-Shellback Initiation - 13 MAR 1994 - Pacific Ocean
MAR1995-MAR1995Disestablished

VF-51 General Specifications