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FIGHTER SQUADRON 51

(VF-51)

SCREAMING EAGLES

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VF-51 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR 1950 - DEC 1950 West Pac
JUN 1951 - MAR 1952 West Pac
JUL 1957 - DEC 1957 West Pac
FEB 1960 - OCT 1960 West Pac
JUN 1961 - FEB 1962 West Pac
AUG 1962 - Shellback Initiation - 4 AUG 1962 - Atlantic Ocean
JAN 1963 - JUL 1963 West Pac
APR 1964 - DEC 1964 West Pac
APR 1964 - DEC 1964 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1965 - MAY 1966 West Pac
JAN 1967 - JUL 1967 West Pac
JUN 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 12 JUN 1968 - Indian Ocean
MAR 1970 - NOV 1970 West Pac
MAR 1970 - NOV 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1970 - Shellback Initiation - 10 SEP 1970 - Pacific Ocean
SEP 1970 - Shellback Initiation - 9 SEP 1970 - Pacific Ocean
JUL 1971 - Shellback Initiation - 21 JUL 1971 - Pacific Ocean
NOV 1971 - JUL 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1973 - OCT 1973 West Pac
DEC 1974 - JUL 1975 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1974 - JUL 1975 West Pac
APR 1975 - Shellback Initiation - 19 APR 1975 - Pacific Ocean
OCT 1976 - APR 1977 Mediterranean
MAY 1979 - JAN 1980 West Pac-Indian Ocean
JUL 1979 - JAN 1980 West Pac
JUL 1979 - Shellback Initiation - 31 JUL 1979 - Pacific Ocean
NOV 1979 - Shellback Initiation - 27 NOV 1979 - Indian Ocean
NOV 1979 - Shellback Initiation - 27 NOV 1979 - Pacific Ocean
OCT 1980 - AUG 1981 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean
JUL 1981 - Shellback Initiation - 2 JUL 1981 - Pacific Ocean
MAR 1983 - OCT 1983 World Cruise
OCT 1984 - MAY 1985 West Pac-Indian Ocean
SEP 1986 - MAR 1987 West Pac-Indian Ocean
JUN 1988 - DEC 1988 West Pac-Indian Ocean
FEB 1990 - AUG 1990 West Pac-Indian Ocean
JUN 1991 - SEP 1991 Around the Horn Atlantic and Pacific CV63 Kitty Hawk
OCT 1992 - MAR 1993 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JAN 1993 - OCT 1994 West Pac
MAR 1994 - Shellback Initiation - 13 MAR 1994 - Pacific Ocean
MAR 1995 - MAR 1995 Disestablished

VF-51 General Specifications