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  March, 2010

Okinawa, 1971

Aircraft: P-3B

Losses: None

Date In: 14 Jul 1971

Date Out: 13 Jan 1972

Detachment Location: NAS Guam

In July 1971, Patrol Squadron FORTY deployed to Naha AB Okinawa, Japan where it participated in a weather modification project which helped alleviate a severe drought on the island

  
   
 


 

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