USS RANGER
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 Date
Squadrons
Battle Group
Area of operations
Operations/
Exercises
 Ports of call
June 20, 1958 -
August 20, 1958
VF-141 
VA-146
VF-144
VFP-61 Det.F
VAW-11 Det.F
HU-1 Det.F
 
Southern Atlantic
Southern Pacific
 
Port of Spain, Trinidad
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Callao, Peru
Valparaiso, Chile
Acapulco, Mexico
January 3, 1959 -
July 27, 1959
VF-141 
VF-142
VA-141
VA-145
VA-146
VAH-6
VAW-11 Det.F
VFP-61 Det.F
VA(AW)-35 Det.F
HU-1 Det.F
 
Western Pacific
 
Subic Bay, Philippines
Yokosuka, Japan
Hong Kong
Taipeh, Taiwan
Sasebo, Japan
Yokohama, Japan
Tokyo, Japan
February 6, 1960 -
August 30, 1960
VF-91 
VF-92
VA-93
VA-94
VA-95
VAH-6
VAW-11 Det.M
VFP-61 Det.M
HU-1 Det.M
 
Western Pacific
 
Hong Kong
August 11, 1960 -
March 8, 1961
VF-91 
VF-92
VA-93
VA-94
VA-95
VAH-6
VAW-11 Det.M
VFP-61 Det.
HU-1 Det.M
 
Western Pacific
 
 
November 9, 1962 -
June 14, 1963
VF-91 
VF-92
VA-93
VA-94
VA-95
VAH-6
VAW-11 Det.M
VFP-61 Det.
HU-1 Det.M
 
Western Pacific
 
Okinawa, Japan
Hong Kong
Yokosuka, Japan
Laos
Vietnam
August 5, 1964 -
May 6, 1965
VF-92 
VF-96
VA-93
VA-95
VA-94
RVAH-5
VFP-63 Det M
VAW-11 Det M
VAH-2 Det M
HU-1 Unit M
VAP-61 Det
VQ-1 Det
DDG 16
Western Pacific
Vietnam
Candid Camera
Pearl Harbor, HI.
Subic Bay, Philippines
Yokosuka, Japan
December 10, 1965 -
August 25, 1966
VF-142 
VF-143
VA-145
VA-46
VA-55
RVAH-9
VAH-2 Det F
VAW-11 Det F
HC-1 Unit F
VQ-1 Det
VAP-61 Det
CG 18
Western Pacific
Vietnam
 
Pearl Harbor, HI.
Yokosuka, Japan
Subic Bay, Philippines
Hong Kong
Vietnam
November 4, 1967 -
May 25, 1968
VF-154 
VF-21
VA-22
VA-165
VA-147
RVAH-6
VAW-115
VAH-2 Det 61
HC-1 Det 61
VAW-13 Det 61
VAP-61 Det
 
Western Pacific
Vietnam
 
Yokosuka, Japan
Subic Bay, Philippines
Hong Kong
October 26, 1968 -
May 17, 1969
VA-165 
VF-21
VAW-115
VA-147
VA-155
VF-154
RVAH-9
VAH-10 Det 61
VAQ-130 Det 61
HC-1 Det 61
HS-2
HC-7 Det 110
DDG 24
Western Pacific
Vietnam
 
 
December, 1969 -
June 1, 1970
VF-21 
VF-154
VA-56
VA-93
VA-196
RVAH-5
VAQ-134
VAW-115
HC-1 Det 8
VC-3 Det
 
Western Pacific
Vietnam
 
 
September 27, 1970 -
June 7, 1971
VF-21 
VF-154
VA-25
VA-113
VA-145
RVAH-1
VAQ-134
VAW-111 Det 7
HC-1 Det 1
HC-7 Det 110
CG 32
DDG 9
Western Pacific
Vietnam
 
 
November 16, 1972 -
June 23, 1973
VF-21 
VF-154
VA-25
VA-113
VA-145
RVAH-5
VAW-111 Det 1
VAQ-130 Det 4
HC-1 Det 1
HC-7 Det 110
VQ-1 Det
 
Western Pacific
Vietnam
Linebacker II
 
May 7, 1974 -
October 18, 1974
VA-25 
VA-113
VA-145
VF-21
VF-154
RVAH-13
VAW-112
HC-1 Det 4
VQ-1 Det 61
DD 951
Western Pacific
 
Hong Kong
January 30, 1976 -
September 27, 1976
VF-154 
VF-21
VA-113
VA-25
VA-145
RVAH-5
VAQ-135
VAW-112
HS-4
 
Western Pacific
Indian Ocean
 
 
February 21, 1979 -
September 22, 1979
VF-21 
VF-154
VA-25
VA-113
VA-145
RVAH-7
VS-29
VAW-117
VAQ-137
HS-4
 
Western Pacific
 
 
September 10, 1980 -
May 5, 1981
VF-1 
VF-2
VA-113
VA-25
VA-145
VAW-117
VAQ-137
VS-37
HS-2
 
Western Pacific
 
Perth, Australia
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Hong Kong
April 7, 1982 -
October 19, 1982
VF-21 
VF-154
VFA-25
VFA-113
VA-196
VS-21
VAW-113
VAQ-139
HS-8
 
Western Pacific
Indian Ocean
 
Singapore
Perth, Australia
Pearl Harbor, HI.
Subic Bay, Philippines
July 15, 1983 -
February 29, 1984
VF-24 
VF-211
VA-192
VA-195
VA-165
VAW-112
VAQ-138
VS-33
HS-8
 
Central America
Western Pacific
Indian Ocean
 
 
August 18, 1986 -
October 20, 1986
VF-1 
VF-2
VMA-121
VA-145
VAW-116
VAQ-131
VS-38
HS-14
 
Pacific Ocean
RimPac '86
Busan, ROK
Vancouver, Canada
March 2, 1987 -
April 29, 1987
VF-1 
VF-2
VMA-121
VA-145
VAW-116
VAQ-131
VS-38
HS-14
 
Northern Pacific
 
 
July 24, 1987 -
December 29, 1987
VF-1 
VF-2
VMA-121
VA-145
VAW-116
VAQ-131
VS-38
HS-14
BB 63
CG 52
CGN 9
CG 21
DD 973
DD 984
DDG 13
DDG 14
FF 1073
FFG 38
T-AO 145
AOR 1
AOR 3
AE 33
Western Pacific
Indian Ocean
 Earnest Will
Nimble Archer
 
February 24, 1989 -
August 24, 1989
VF-1 
VF-2
VMA-121
VA-145
VAW-116
VAQ-131
VS-38
HS-14
DD 964
Western Pacific
Indian Ocean
  
Fremantle, Australia
Hong Kong
Singapore
Phattaya, Thailand
Diego Garcia
Philippines
December 8, 1990 -
June 8, 1991
VF-1
VF-2 VA-155
VA-145 VAW-116
VAQ-131 VS-38 HS-14
 
Western Pacific
Indian Ocean
Arabian Gulf
Desert Shield
Desert Storm
 
August 1, 1992 -
January 30, 1993
VF-1
VF-2
VA-155
VA-145
VAW-116
VAQ-131
VS-38
HS-14
 
Western Pacific
Indian Ocean
Arabian Gulf
 Southern Watch
Restore Hope
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Fremantle, Australia
Sydney, Australia
Yokosuka, Japan
Busan, ROK
Hong Kong
Pearl Harbor, HI.