Lockheed P2V Neptunes of
VP-65
NAME: Tridents
TAIL CODES: PG
Established: 1. November 1970
Disestablished: Active 
First published: 21. February 1999
Last modified January 30, 2012
Changed format: July 2, 2002
Photos of 140975, 140978 and 148347 added 12. March 2000.

Photos of 144682 and 145910 added 2. April 2000..
Two photos of 140975 and four photos of 141234 added July 2, 2002.
Photos of 147971 added December 12, 2002.
Photo of 145912 added September 24, 2003.
Photo of 145910 added April 24, 2006
Photo of 140430 added January 22, 2007
Photo of 141251 added February 14, 2007
New photo of 142543 added October 22, 2007
1000 pixel photo of 140975 added April 11, 2011
New photos of
141238 and 143173 added January 30, 2012

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Neptunes of VP-65 as known on July 2, 20021

SP-2H, 140430,
140430a-pg5-256.jpg (8101 bytes)
Photographed at NAS Los Alamitos in July 1971 by Clay Janson.
SP-2H, 140430,
140430_PG5_256.jpg (8101 bytes)
Date, photographer and location unknown.
New January 22, 2007
 
SP-2H, 140967,
140967-pg2-256.jpg
Photographed at NAS North Island in 1971 by Terry Waddington
   
SP-2H, 140975,
140975-a-pg4-256.JPG
1000 pixels (New 11. April  2011)
Courtesy Wayne Mutza. Probably all 3 taken on the same photomission.
SP-2H, 140975,
140975-b-pg4-256.JPG
From the Angelo Romano collection, courtesy Chris Doherty. Probably all 3 taken on the same photomission.
SP-2H, 140975,
140975-pg4-256.JPG
From the Tailhook Association courtesy Mahlon K. Miller. Probably all 3 taken on the same photomission.
SP-2H, 140978,
140978-pg11-256.jpg (7583 bytes)
Photographed at NAS Point Mugu 16. October 1973 by David Wilton.
SP-2H, 140978,
140978a-pg11-256.jpg
Date, Location and photographer unknown.
SP-2H, 140978,
140978-pg11-c-256.JPG
From the Angelo Romano collection, courtesy Chris Doherty.
SP-2H, 141232,
141232-pg1-256.jpg
Photographed by J.P. Stewart at Bakersfidle, Calif in May 1972.
Courtesy Peter J. Marson.
   
SP-2H, 141234,
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Photograph courtesy MAP. Now at Pensacola Museum.
141234-c-pg6-256.jpg
Courtesy Mahlon K. Miller.
SP-2H, 141234,
141234a-pg6-256.jpg
Photograped by John Wegg in October 1973.
141234_d_PG6_256.jpg
Courtesy Jeffery Cultice.
SP-2H, 141234,
141234-b-PG6-256.jpg
Photographed at the Navy Museum at NAS Pensacola..
141234_PG6_256.jpg
Photographed at the Navy Museum at NAS Pensacola..
SP-2H, 141238,
141238-pg12-256.jpg (8476 bytes)
Photographed at NAS Point Mugu 16. October 1973 by David Wilton.
SP-2H, 141238,
141238a-pg12-256.jpg
Photographed by John Wegg in October 1973.
SP-2H, 141238,
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1000 pixels
Date, location and phtographer unknown.
New January 30, 2012
SP-2H, 141251,
141251-pg7-256.jpg
Photographed at NAS Los Alamitos in December 1970 by Harry Tyrpak,
                        courtesy Wayne Mutza.
SP-2H, 141251,
141251-PG7_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Date, photographer and location unknown.
New February 14, 2007
 
SP-2H, 142543,
142543_PG-3_1973_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Photographed in 1973. Location and photographer unknown.
New October 22, 2007
   
SP-2H, 143173,
143173_PG1_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Date, location and photographer unknown.
New January 30, 2012
   
SP-2H, 144682,
144682a-pg11-256.jpg
Photographed at NAS North Island in 1971 by Terry Waddington.
SP-2H, 144682,
144682-pg111-256.jpg (10110 bytes)
Photographed at Point Mugu on 16. October 1973. Courtesy MAP
SP-2H, 144682,
144682-a-pg111-256.jpg
Photographed at Point Mugu on 16. October 1973. Courtesy MAP
SP-2H, 145905,
145905-pg4-256.jpg (9160 bytes)
Photographed on 7. September 1974. Courtesy Candid Aero Files
   
SP-2H, 145910,
145910-a-pg14-256.jpg
Photographed at Point Mugu on 16. October 1973. Courtesy MAP
SP-2H, 145910,
145910_PG14_1973-10-00_256.jpg (9114 bytes)
1000 pixels
Photographed at NAS Point Mugu in October 1973 by Peter Mancus.
Courtesy Steve Miller
New April 24, 2006
SP-2H, 145910,
145910-pg14-256.jpg (9114 bytes)
Photographed at MASDC on 15. October 1974 by Terry Waddington
 
SP-2H, 145912,
145912_pg3_256.jpg
USN photo. Date and location unknown. Courtesy Mahlon K. Miller
New September 24, 2003
   
SP-2H, 147971,
147971-pg8-256.jpg (9391 bytes)
Photographed at Point Mugu in 1972.  Courtesy Centurion Enterprises
147971a-pg13-256.jpg
Photographed by John Wegg in September 1974
SP-2H, 147971,
147971_PG8_256.jpg
147971_PG8_a_256.jpg
Photographed at Point Mugu in 1972.  Courtesy Centurion Enterprises
New December 12, 2002
SP-2H, 147971,
147971-pg13-150.jpg (8312 bytes)
hotographed at NAS Point Mugu 16. October 1973 by David Wilton..
SP-2H, 148347,
148347-pg10-256.jpg (7309 bytes)
Photographed at NAS Point Mugu 16. October 1973 by David Wilton.
SP-2H, 148347,
148347-pg10-a-256.JPG
From the Angelo Romano collection, courtesy Chris Doherty.
 

VP-65 line
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Lineup, photographed in October 1973 by John Wegg

   
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Neptunes of VP-65 as known on July 2, 20021