Last update on Jun.18, 2014

Strike Fighter Squadron ONE FORTY-SEVEN (VFA-147)
Lineage
  01Feb1967  established VA-147
  20Jul1989  redesignated VFA-147

Nickname
  01Feb1967 - present  Argonauts

Deployments
  VA-147   15Sep1967 - 16Oct1967  A-7A       CVA-61  CVW-2   NE-3xx  EastPac
  VA-147   04Nov1967 - 25May1968  A-7A       CVA-61  CVW-2   NE-3xx  Vietnam War
  VA-147   26Oct1968 - 17May1969  A-7A       CVA-61  CVW-2   NE-3xx  Vietnam War
  VA-147   Oct1969   - Nov1969    A-7E       CVA-66  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestLant
  VA-147   05Jan1970 - 08Mar1970  A-7E       CVA-66  CVW-9   NG-4xx  Caribbean
  VA-147   10Apr1970 - 21Dec1970  A-7E       CVA-66  CVW-9   NG-4xx  Vietnam War
  VA-147   Sep1971   - Sep1971    A-7E       CVA-64  CVW-9   NG-4xx  EastPac
  VA-147   01Oct1971 - 01Jul1972  A-7E       CVA-64  CVW-9   NG-4xx  Vietnam War
  VA-147   05Jan1973 - 11Oct1973  A-7E       CVA-64  CVW-9   NG-4xx  Vietnam War
  VA-147   21Jun1974 - 23Dec1974  A-7E       CVA-64  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Vietnam War, Arabian Gulf
  VA-147   12Apr1977 - 21Nov1977  A-7E       CV-64   CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac
  VA-147   26Sep1978 - 17May1979  A-7E       CV-64   CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Indian Ocean
  VA-147   26Feb1980 - 15Oct1980  A-7E       CV-64   CVW-9   NG-4xx  RIMPAC'80, WestPac, Indian Ocean
  VA-147   20Oct1981 - 23May1982  A-7E       CV-64   CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Indian Ocean
  VA-147   13Jan1984 - 01Aug1984  A-7E       CV-63   CVW-2   NE-4xx  WestPac, Indian Ocean
  VA-147   24Jul1985 - 21Dec1985  A-7E       CV-63   CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Indian Ocean
  VA-147   03Jan1987 - 29Jun1987  A-7E       CV-63   CVW-9   NG-4xx  World Cruise
  VA-147   10Jun1988 - 01Aug1988  A-7E       CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  RIMPAC
  VA-147   02Sep1988 - 04Mar1989  A-7E       CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Indian Ocean
  VA-147   15Jun1989 - 09Jul1989  A-7E       CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  NorPac
  VFA-147  12Feb1990 - Apr1990    FA-18C(N)  CV-64   CVW-9   NG-4xx  San Diego to Norfolk
  VFA-147  25Feb1991 - 24Aug1991  FA-18C(N)  CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Persian Gulf
  VFA-147  02Feb1993 - 01Aug1993  FA-18C(N)  CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Persian Gulf
  VFA-147  Sep1995   - Oct1995    FA-18C(N)  CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  FLEETEX and JTFEX
  VFA-147  27Nov1995 - 20May1996  FA-18C(N)  CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Persian Gulf
  VFA-147  23Jun1997 - 24Jul1997  FA-18C(N)  CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  FLEETEX and JTFEX
  VFA-147  01Sep1997 - 01Mar1998  FA-18C(N)  CVN-68  CVW-9   NG-4xx  World Cruise
  VFA-147  06Jul1998 - 13Jul1998  FA-18C(N)  CV-63   CVW-9   NG-4xx  West Coast to Hawaii
  VFA-147  Jul1998   - Aug1998    FA-18C     CV-62   CVW-9   NG-4xx  Hawaii to West Coast
  VFA-147  07Jan2000 - 03Jul2000  FA-18C     CVN-74  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Persian Gulf
  VFA-147  12Nov2001 - 28May2001  FA-18C     CVN-74  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, North Arabian Sea
  VFA-147  13Jan2003 - 19Sep2003  FA-18C     CVN-70  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac
  VFA-147  13Jan2005 - 31Jul2005  FA-18C(N)  CVN-70  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, around-the-world
  VFA-147  16Jan2007 - 31Aug2007  FA-18C(N)  CVN-74  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, Persian Gulf
  VFA-147  13Jan2009 - 10Jul2009  FA-18E     CVN-74  CVW-9   NG-4xx  WestPac, North Arabian Sea
  VFA-147  02Jun2010 - 08Aug2010  FA-18E     CVN-76  CVW-14  NK-4xx  off the coast of Canada, TSTA, and RIMPAC
  VFA-147  02Feb2011 - 09Sep2011  FA-18E     CVN-76  CVW-14  NK-4xx  JTFEX, WestPac, CENTCOM AOR
  VFA-147  11Jun2012 - 10Aug2012  FA-18E     CVN-68  CVW-11  NH-2xx  RIMPAC
  VFA-147  29Sep2012 - 19Nov2012  FA-18E     CVN-68  CVW-11  NH-2xx  COMPTUEX and JTFEX
  VFA-147  19Apr2013 - 12Dec2013  FA-18E     CVN-68  CVW-11  NH-2xx  WestPac, Med, North Arabian Sea