Images: VP-9 Golden Eagles soar home from six-month deployment [Image 3 of 4]
Photo by Cpl. Reece Lodder
Lt. Cmdr. Alan Miller, training officer, Patrol Squadron 9, receives a warm welcome from his wife and daughter after returning to Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, from a six-month deployment, Nov. 16, 2010. During the deployment, VP-9 detached throughout the Navy's 5th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility. A group of VP-9 P-3s supported 5th Fleet maritime operations in Operation Iraqi Freedom from Isa Air Base in Bahrain. From their hub at Kadena Air Base, the remaining portion of VP-9 detached throughout the 7th Fleet AOR, working with a variety of coalition partners including Guam, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand.
Date Posted:12.01.2010 14:27
Location:MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII, HI, US