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Rotors folded, an SH-60B Seahawk helicopter sits on the deck of the guided missile frigate USS KAUFFMAN (FFG 59), while sailors manning the rails observe their counterparts on the Soviet guided missile cruiser SLAVA. KAUFFMAN and the Aegis guided missile cruiser USS THOMAS S. GATES (CG 51) are making the second goodwill visit to a Soviet port by American warships since World War II

Rotors folded, an SH-60B Seahawk helicopter sits on the deck of the guided missile frigate USS KAUFFMAN (FFG 59), while sailors manning the rails observe their counterparts on the Soviet guided missile cruiser SLAVA. KAUFFMAN and the Aegis guided missile cruiser USS THOMAS S. GATES (CG 51) are making the second goodwill visit to a Soviet port by American warships since World War II

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Base: Sevastopol

Country: U.S.S.R. (SUN)

Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Mark Kettenhofen

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

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Date

04/08/1989
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