Moffett Field


P-3 Orion



   Iwakuni 1969

   Sangley Pt. 1970

   Okinawa 1971

   Iwakuni 1972

   Iwakuni 1974

   Adak 1975

   Misawa 1977

   Okinawa 1978

   Adak 1979

   Misawa 1980

   Misawa 1981

   Misawa 1983

   Keflavik 1984

   Okinawa 1986

   Misawa 1988

   Okinawa 1989

   Misawa 1991

   Alaska,  Panama,
      Key West 1992

  Last update to page
  March, 2010

Sangley Point, Philippines 1970

Aircraft: P-3B

Losses: None

Date In: 1 May 1970

Date Out: 30 Oct 1970

Detachment Location: RTNB  U-Tapao, Thailand

April 1970 once again found the "Fighting Marlins" deployed to Sangley Point, A total of 145 individual awards, including Air Medals were earned by squadron personnel during this deployment. The Squadron also earned the Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation for its work in Operation Market Time. 


Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation


This site and its entire contents have been compiled and built by Norman Bernicky (AT-2 VP-40 1978-1981) from his personal collection, submitted content and from websites.  Source references are listed when available.  All costs to maintain this site are paid by Norm. This site is not endorsed or approved by the U.S. Navy. The contents are solely intended to preserve the history and memory of VP-40 and  NAS Moffett Field, California.