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PATROL SQUADRON 40

(VP-40)

FIGHTING MARLINS

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VP-40 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1956-JAN1957West Pac
JAN1965-AUG1965West Pac
FEB1969-AUG1969West Pac
APR1970-OCT1970West Pac
JAN1974-JUN1974West Pac
MAR1974-SEP1974West Pac
JUN1975-FEB1976Adak Alaska (3 aircraft detachment - 9 months)
FEB1977-JUL1977Misawa Japan
JUL1978-DEC1978Okinawa Japan
AUG1979-JAN1980Misawa Japan
JUL1981-Shellback Initiation - 7 JUL 1981 - Indian Ocean
DEC1981-MAY1982West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
DEC1981-MAY1984West Pac
JAN1985-JUL1995North Atlantic
JUL1986-JAN1987West Pac
NOV1995-MAY1996West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
NOV1998-MAY1999West Pac
MAY2000-DEC2000West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
DEC2001-JUN2002West Pac
JUN2003-DEC2003West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JUN2005-DEC2005West Pac
JUN2007-DEC2007West Pac

VP-40 General Specifications