Friends, families, shipmates, and Sailors assigned to the Golden Swordsmen of Patrol Squadron (VP) 47 attended the 25th memorial service for the 27 fallen Blue Dragons of Patrol Squadron (VP) 50 Aircrewmen at Moffett Field, Calif., March 20.
U.S. and Australian forces conclude 2019 Exercise Sea Dragon Jan. 2. Exercise Sea Dragon is an annual, multilateral exercise that stresses anti-submarine warfare (ASW) prosecution. This year's exercise was conducted out of Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.
The "Golden Swordsmen" of Patrol Squadron (VP) 47 participated with Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force's (JMSDF) Fleet Air Wing (FAW) 5 in a coordinated maritime patrol operational procedures (CMPOP) exercise, Jan. 29.
The "Golden Swordsmen" of Patrol Squadron (VP) 47 and the unit's P-8 Poseidon will participate in the Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition 2019 at Avalon Airport in Geelong, Victoria, Australia, Feb. 26.