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FIGHTING MARLINS

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VP-40 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL 1956 - JAN 1957 West Pac
FEB 1969 - AUG 1969 West Pac
APR 1970 - OCT 1970 West Pac
MAR 1974 - SEP 1974 West Pac
JUN 1975 - FEB 1976 Adak Alaska (3 aircraft detachment - 9 months)
FEB 1977 - JUL 1977 Misawa Japan
JUL 1978 - DEC 1978 Okinawa Japan
AUG 1979 - JAN 1980 Misawa Japan
JUL 1981 - Shellback Initiation - 7 JUL 1981 - Indian Ocean
DEC 1981 - MAY 1982 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
DEC 1981 - MAY 1984 West Pac
JAN 1985 - JUL 1995 North Atlantic
NOV 1995 - MAY 1996 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
NOV 1998 - MAY 1999 West Pac
MAY 2000 - DEC 2000 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
DEC 2001 - JUN 2002 West Pac
JUN 2003 - DEC 2003 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JUN 2005 - DEC 2005 West Pac
JUN 2007 - DEC 2007 West Pac

VP-40 General Specifications