The Golden Swordsmen of Patrol Squadron (VP) 47 is a Navy P-3C Orion maritime patrol squadron based out of Whidbey Island, WA, and attached to Patrol Reconnaissance Wing TEN.

VP-47 is currently deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet Area of Operations (AOO) at Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan, and to the U.S. 4th Fleet AOO at Comalapa, El Salvador. After deployment, VP-47 will make the full transition to Whidbey. If this move may impact you, contact the squadron for more information.

If you have orders to report to the squadron, use the sponsor information under New Arrivals to reach the Command Sponsor Coordinator.



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