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A close up view of a US Air Force B-2 Spirit Bomber from 509th Bomb Wing, Whiteman AFB, MO being refueled by the boom and refueling arm of a KC-10 Extender aircraft. The image was taken from the Boom Operators position

Close-up view of refugees fleeing along Grove Street from the Ham & Egg fire. This fire started in a house on the south side of Hayes Street when a woman started a fire in her stove to make breakfast around 9 AM. The chimney was defective due to the quake and fire broke out. This fire burned more territory than any other single fire, since all fire departments were engaged elsewhere no concentrated attack was possible, so the fire spread out of control reaching Gough and Grove Streets. The fire caused the destruction of the Mission district as well as the Hayes Valley section, including the Mechanics' Pavilion and the City Hall. The earthquake hit at 5:12:05 AM, measuring 8.25 on the...

Airplanes - Ordnance - Close-up view of Hispano Motor in spad fighting plane. Guns in position over motor

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Close up view of automatic screw machine. Willys-Overland. Co. N.Y

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Manufacturing Curtiss OK-5 training aeroplane motors for the United States government at the Elmira Plant of the Willys Overland Company Toledo, Ohio. Close up-view of motor on stand, with propellor and radiator in position, ready to run on the tracks into the stall where it undergoes the "limbering test."

Balloons - Equipment - Fort Omaha Army Balloon School. Omaha, Nebraska. The balloons at the school carry two observers who work int eh air in four hour shifts. Close-up view of the basket

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Aeroplane Manufacture. A close up view of the main entrance, at the south end, facing on Edison Avenue. The total width of this building is 270 feet. The Dayton-Wright Airplane Co., Plant No. 1, Dayton, Ohio

Photograph of View of Gibbet Sign

Photograph of the Baling Machine

Photograph of Nesting Kingbird

Linac low energy end support (close up view). Photograph taken October 20, 1961. Bevatron-2471 – Photographer: George Kagawa

Photograph of the Pennsylvania Avenue Entrance to the National Archives Building, Washington DC

Gemini IV Mission Image - EVA over Texas coast

Gemini IX Mission Image - ATDA

Gemini IX Mission Image - ATDA

AS09-20-3062 - Apollo 9 - Apollo 9 Mission image - Close-up of Lunar Module

AS09-20-3067 - Apollo 9 - Apollo 9 Mission image - Close-up of Lunar Module

AS11-36-5365 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Lunar Module (LM) Docking Target

AS11-36-5404 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Lunar Module (LM) Docking Target and Earth view

AS11-40-5894 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Lunar Module skirt

AS11-40-5901 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Lunar surface and Lunar Module footpad

AS11-40-5899 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Apollo 1 plaque on the Lunar Module

AS11-40-5900 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Lunar Module struts and ladder

AS11-40-5895 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Lunar Module strut and footpad

AS11-36-5364 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Lunar Module (LM) Docking Target

AS11-40-5898 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Apollo 1 plaque on the Lunar Module

AS11-40-5897 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Apollo 1 plaque on the Lunar Module

AS11-40-5896 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Lunar Module strut and footpad

AS11-36-5403 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Lunar Module (LM) Docking Target and Earth view

AS11-40-5893 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Lunar Module ascent stage

AS11-36-5363 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Lunar Module (LM) Docking Target

AS11-40-5922 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - Close up view of the Lunar Module

AS12-46-6824 - Apollo 12 - Apollo 12 Mission image - View of lunar surface mound

AS12-46-6814 - Apollo 12 - Apollo 12 Mission image - ALSEP Central Station

AS12-49-7236 - Apollo 12 - Apollo 12 Mission image - View of a Core Sampler in Bench Crater

AS12-46-6825 - Apollo 12 - Apollo 12 Mission image - View of lunar surface mound

AS12-47-6898 - Apollo 12 - Apollo 12 Mission image - Close-up view of the Solar Wind Panel

Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M....A close-up view of the laser cavity of a carbon dioxide electric discharge laser at the Air Force Weapons Laboratory. OFFICIAL U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO (RELEASED)

A close-up view of the bow of the aircraft carrier USS CORAL SEA (CV-43) as the dry dock in which it is contained is flooded with water in preparation for the vessel's departure from Puget Sound Navy Yard following overhaul

A close-up view of the placement of ammunition in the pedestal of a Mark 67/Mod 1 gun mount. The mount is intended for use with the Mark 16/Mod 5 20 mm machine gun. Personnel from Naval Ordnance Station, Louisville, Kentucky, have brought the weapon system to Fort Knox for test firing

A close-up view of the placement of ammunition in the pedestal of a Mark 67/Mod 1 gun mount, which is being developed for use with the Mark 16/Mod 5 20 mm machine gun

A close-up view of the placement of ammunition in the pedestal of a Mark 67/Mod 1 gun mount. The mount is intended for use with the Mark 16/Mod 5 20 mm machine gun. Personnel from Naval Ordnance Station, Louisville, Kentucky, have brought the weapon system to Fort Knox for test firing

AS15-82-11185 - Apollo 15 - Apollo 15 Mission image - Close-up view of Station 10 and 4 ft. X 5 ft. Boulder

AS15-82-11196 - Apollo 15 - Apollo 15 Mission image - Close-up view of the Lunar Module (LM) station and the Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV)

AS15-88-11894 - Apollo 15 - Apollo 15 Mission image - View east of LM and Plaque

AS15-88-11893 - Apollo 15 - Apollo 15 Mission image - View east of LM and Plaque

AS17-163-24110 - Apollo 17 - Apollo 17, Close of view of food packet

AS17-134-20466 - Apollo 17 - Apollo 17 Mission image - STA LM, Flag

AS17-137-20990 - Apollo 17 - Apollo 17 Mission image - STA 4, SPL 4220, 4240, 4260

ITA ROCKET ENGINE - COOLANT RING - INJECTOR FACE - EXTERIOR

Religious Fervor is Mirrored on the Face of a Black Muslim Woman, One of Some 10,000 Listening to Elijah Muhammad Deliver His Annual Savior's Day Message In Chicago, the City is Headquarters for the Black Muslims, Their $75 Million Empire Includes a Mosque Newspaper, University, Restaurants, Real Estate, Bank and Variety of Retail Stores, Muhammad Died February 25, 1975

A close-up view of the 20mm Gattling guns of an AC-130H Hercules aircraft. The aircraft is assigned to the 16th Special Operations Squadron, 388th Tactical Fighter Wing

Close Up View of the Box and the Removal of the Cover Paper

Close Up View of the Box and the Removal of the Cover Paper

A close-up view of two 30 mm close-in weapons system guns mounted on the port quarter of the Soviet aircraft carrier KIEV (CVHG). A Bass Tilt fire control radar is mounted behind the guns

A close-up view of two 30 mm close-in weapons system guns mounted on the port quarter of the Soviet aircraft carrier KIEV (CVHG). A Bass Tilt fire control radar is mounted behind the guns

A pattern from a sound scope was superimposed over the face of an airman wearing stereo headphones in this double exposure

A close-up view of a Helicopter Anti-submarine Squadron 15 (HS-15) SH-3 Sea King helicopter conducting routine anti-submarine warfare exercises

Close-up view of a security policeman guarding an F-101 Voodoo aircraft in a hangar

Close-up view of the tails of F-101 Voodoo aircraft parked in a line. The aircraft are assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

Funeral of GEN Daniel (Chappie) James is being conducted in the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception at Catholic University, Washington, D.C. Close-up view of an Honor Guard member as Guard pallbearers (in the background) carry the casket from a C-141 on arrival

A close-up view of the refueling boom and drogue of a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft from the 307th Air Refueling Squadron

A close-up view of a box containing various sizes and shapes of prosthetic eyes in the dental lab on board the Navy's newest hospital ship USNS MERCY (T-AH 19). Dental technicians do all facial prosthetic work because the materials used are the same as those used to make dentures

A close-up view of the Ground-Based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance dome with the cover open

A close up front view of the XM-1 Abrams main battle tank, which will replace the M-60 series, during demonstration on the test range

A close-up view of AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile mounted on a rotary missile launcher in the bomb bay of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile loaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon

A close-up view of an antenna choke installed on an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile, which is mounted on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

An air-to-air close-up view from the boom operator's window of an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft refueling

An overhead air-to-air close-up view of the tandem cockpit of an F-16B Fighting Falcon aircraft

An overhead air-to-air close-up view of the tandem cockpit of an F-16B Fighting Falcon aircraft

An air-to-air close-up view of the pilot of an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft looking up at a tanker aircraft during refueling as seen from the tanker's boom operator position

A close-up view of an instrument panel of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of an instrument panel of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of a damaged AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile on the ground after impact

A close-up view of a AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile loaded on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of an AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missile on the ground after impact

A close-up view of a photographer in the backseat of an F-15 Eagle aircraft in flight

A close-up view of the solar panels installed at the station during the dedication of the power plant

A close-up view of the solar panels installed at the station during the dedication of the power plant

A close-up view of the solar panels installed at the station during the dedication of the power plant

A close-up view of the machine guns in the tail of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile on the ground after impact

A close-up view of an AGM-69 short range attack missile in the range after impact, part of a flight recovery test

A close-up view of the propeller hub of the first UC-12B Huron aircraft to land at NAF Atsugi. The plane was piloted by Captain (CAPT) Frederick W. Lawler and Lieutenant (LT) Gregory H. Bergh

A close-up view of an air-launched cruise missile mounted beneath the wing of a parked B-52 Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of eight AGM-86B Air-Launched Cruise Missiles (ALCM) loaded on the rotary launcher in the bomb bay of a B-52G Stratofortress aircraft

A close-up view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon holding an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile during an icing test mission

A close-up view of an AGM-86 air-launched cruise missile mounted on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft wing pylon for an icing test mission

A close-up view of a KC-10A Extender aircraft with a lowered refueling boom, as seen from a C-5A Galaxy aircraft, prior to being hooked up with the Galaxy

A close-up view of a KC-10A Extender aircraft with a lowered refueling boom, as seen from a C-5A Galaxy aircraft, prior to being hooked up with the Galaxy

A close-up view of a KC-10A Extender aircraft's high-speed refueling boom during the rollout ceremony

A close-up view of an F-15 Eagle aircraft instrument panel

A close-up view of explosion holes on an armor-plated steel piece. The penetration test of a copper experimental explosive projectile takes place at an armament laboratory near the base

A close-up view of an F-15 Eagle aircraft backseater with an F-4G Phantom II Wild Weasel aircraft seen outside. The F-4G is carrying an AGM-78 Standard anti-radiation missile on its left wing, an ALQ-119 electronic countermeasures pod on the left side of the fuselage and an auxiliary fuel tank on the centerline. The aircraft belongs to the 563rd Tactical Fighter Squadron, 35th Tactical Fighter Wing

A close-up view of an F-15 Eagle aircraft backseater over a range, with an F-5 Tiger II aircraft seen outside. The F-5 Tiger II aircraft is assigned to the 57th Fighter Weapons Wing and is loaded with one AIM-9J Sidewinder missile on each wing tip

A close-up view of an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft simulator video screen depicting a design

A close-up view of an electric discharge laser beam during an experiment in the laser laboratory of the Air Force Weapons Laboratory. The lasers are used to determine the laser interaction with various types of materials

A close view of a combat-ready Marine officer candidate as he sends a message over his field radio. He is a student of The Basic School for Marine Officers Training

A close view of a combat-ready Marine officer candidate wearing a field protective mask as he waits for the signal to move forward. This Marine is a student of The Basic School for Marine Officers Combat Training