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Naval Radio Station, Fire Island, New York, Chief Operator's Quarters, Contract 2237

Airplanes - Radio Equipment - Navy's latest flying boat F-5-L showing wireless telephone and telegraph operator at work. Shows fuselage of Navy's latest flying beat F-5-L. The flying beat is fully equipped carrying the latest invention in the way of wireless telephone and telegraph. The machine carries four people and 230 aeroplane bombs, and is armed with 10 Lewis machine guns and one Davis gun. From Keystone View Co

Colleges and Universities - California State Normal School - Los Angeles, California State Normal School in the war. Machine shop. Milling machine operator

Female Drill Operator at Watertown Arsenal

Photograph of the Timber Sale Operator Being Shown the Boundaries of His Timber Sale

Photograph of a Timber Operator Scaling the Work of His Cutters

Photograph of a Ranger Explaining the Terms of Timber Sale Agreement to a New Operator

Photograph of the Timber Sale Operator Being Shown the Area Where He Is to Cut

Photograph of Operator Checking the Diameter of a Red Pine

Crane operator at 184-inch cyclotron construction site, taken April 17, 1941. Principal Investigator/Project: Analog Conversion Project [Photographer: Donald Cooksey]

[Jacqueline Mang, Telephone Operator ECA]

Herr Max Fichtl, a Sawmill Worker and Volunteer Film Operator, Steps Out to Bring Instruction and Entertainment to the Young People of His Native Stadl Paura

[Jacqueline Mang, Telephone Operator ECA]

[Suzanne Lefevre, ECA Telephone Operator]

[Cine Operator of Films Branch, SRE]

Photograph of Logging Access Road Constructed by Timber Operator

Photograph of Power Saw Operator Ed Rast Felling Overage Balsam

184-inch cyclotron magnet shim drilling setup with operator. Photo taken 5/20/1954. 184"-1275 Principal Investigator/Project: Analog Conversion Project

Photograph of Operator of Pulp Logging Operation Mr. Tipen Using a Power Saw on a Tree

Photograph of Ranger Anderson Talking with Timber Sale Operator

Photograph of Ranger Anderson Talking to an Operator About a Timber Sale

Photograph of Ranger Anderson Talking to a Tractor Operator on Access Road Construction

Photograph of Staff Assistant Jay Talking to Timber Operator

Franckenstein operator, Maggie Morley. analyzes events recorded at the propane bubble chamber, taken April 1961. Morgue 1961-54 (P-5) [Photographer: Donald Cooksey]

Physicist Angelina Galtieri, right consults log with operator in control room of the Bevatron. Photo taken November 13, 1963. Morgue 1963-39 (P-1) [Photographer: Donald Cooksey]

Seward, Alaska, view

Photograph of Forester and Timber Operator

Photograph of Forester and Timber Operator

Denver children, attending the "Cinco de Mayo Celebrate Culture" festival in Denver, speak with US Navy (USN) Equipment Operator Second Class (EO2) Gregory Moreno, West Coast Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 1 (EODMU-1), about the frogman in the portable dive tank (not shown). USN EO2 Moreno and other crew members travel with a portable dive tank for training evolutions and to display during special events like Navy Week Denver. Navy Week - Denver is one of 20 such events, arranged by the Navy Office of Community Outreach (NAVCO), planned for the year in cities throughout the US

Main Hoist Control Operator Station of NASA DFRC Mate-Demate Device (MDD) on right. 110 volt power cords and #2 main hoist (obscured, behind) on left.

OPERATOR ANNE L MILLER WITH NEW MACHINE

Control Operator TSGT Ernest Bergmann and Instructor Navigator MAJ Robert Woodrow, left to right, operate the controls of T-45 navigator simulators during training

United States Air Force officers train on T-45 navigator simulators as Instructor Navigator MAJ Robert Woodrow and Control Operator TSGT Ernest Gergmann, left to right, operate the controls of the complex

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

ACCIDENT - FLEXTEX SANDING DISK FAILURE AIR OPERATOR

Jimmy Carter with Chief Operator Mary Burns

Jimmy Carter with Chief Operator Mary Burns

The electrical system trainer was developed and built by the Boeing Company for maintenance training on the AC and DC power systems of the E-3A Sentry aircraft. The trainer includes the majority of system components and an animated schematic of the power distribution system which responds to switch positions on the operator`s panel

The electrical system trainer was developed and built by the Boeing Company for maintenance training on the AC and DC power systems of the E-3A Sentry aircraft. The trainer includes the majority of system components and an animated schematic of the power distribution system which responds to switch positions on the operator`s panel

Equipment SPECIALIST John Frazier and Dynamic Environment Simulator SENIOR Operator SENIOR MASTER SGT. Thomas Shriver (left to right) discuss testing of the simulator (in the background). The technicians work in the Air Force Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory, Aerospace Medical Division, Air Force Systems Command

KC-135 Stratotanker boom operator, MSGT Mike Carrol of the 170th Air Refueling Group, New Jersey National Guard, is in position to lower a boom for a refueling mission

A sonar operator mans equipment in the control center of a nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine

A computer operator changes the tape on an IBM 370/168 computer at the 552nd Airborne Warning and Control Wing computer center

A computer operator and systems analyst work with an IBM 370/168 computer at the 552nd Airborne Warning and Control Wing computer center

Technicians help a fork lift operator guide a cargo carrier during operation SOLID SHIELD '79

An Air National Guard boom operator aboard a 161st Air Refueling Group KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft computes the amount of fuel necessary for an aerial refueling mission

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

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

Front view of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft being refueled by a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft in flight, as seen from the boom operator's section. The Stratofortress is carrying AGM-109 Tomahawk air-launched cruise missiles

CPL Dave Fields, an aircraft arrestment systems operator, watches as an F-4 Phantom aircraft lands and its hook catches the arresting tape

A Marine teletype operator puts in long hours sending and receiving messages for the 32nd Marine Amphibious Unit

A view from the boom operator's position of a B-1 aircraft, in its new camouflaged paint scheme, being refueled by a KC-135A Stratotanker aircraft

A refueling boom operator checks a sextant for accuracy during preflight mission

A refueling boom operator, checking her console, aims the refueling boom at an approaching aircraft

A power plant operator checks the generator demand load

The boom operator keeps an eye on the boom of this KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft, from the 93rd Air Refueling Squadron, as a California Air National Guard F-106A Delta Dart aircraft prepares to refuel

A view of the KC-10A Extender aircraft air refueling operator station

A close view of two combat-ready Marine officer candidates wearing field protective masks as they get ready to send a field radio message. One man is the operator and the other is the platoon leader. These men are students of The Basic School for Marine Officers Combat Training

A combat-ready Marine officer candidate is the radio operator for his platoon. He is waiting for a message to tell the platoon to move out after their break. These candidates are students of The Basic School for Marine Officers Combat Training

A wing job controller sets his ham radio. The controller, assigned to the 513rd Field Maintenance Squadron, is the only licensed U.S. Air Force ham operator in the United Kingdom

A wing job controller sets his ham radio. The controller, assigned to the 513rd Field Maintenance Squadron, is the only licensed U.S. Air Force ham operator in the United Kingdom

A radar operator monitors a console aboard a WC-130 Hercules aircraft of the 815th Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, 920th Weather Reconnaissance Group, during an investigation of Hurricane Allen

In-flight view of an E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft, seen from a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft boom operator's section, heading toward the tanker to be refueled. The Airborne Warning and Control System is from the 961st Airborne Warning and Control Support Squadron, involved in Exercise Pacific Consort

In-flight view of an F-15 Eagle aircraft, seen from a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft boom operator's section, heading toward the tanker to be refueled. The Eagle, carrying an AIM-9 Sidewinder missile, is from the 18th Tactical Fighter Wing, involved in exercise Pacific Consort

Jay Delleuew, the mayor of Hoogerheide, Holland, and COL Simon Duinker, wing commander, Woensdrecat Air Base, observe teletype operator SSGT Von McKnight during exercise Reforger '80

An operator works with a Univac DCT 9000 message receiver and printer in the computer side of a message center. The airman is a member of the 1965th Communications Squadron, Air Force Communications Command (AFCC)

An operator checks a punched tape from a Univac tape reader in the computer side of the message center. The airman is a member of the 1965th Communications Squadron, Air Force Communications Command (AFCC)

A1C Robert Thomas, radio operator, and SGT Theodore Walker, shift supervisor, search for a particular log entry in the phone patch log book of the Communications Relay Center, Aeronautical Station, 1974th Communications Group, Air Force Communications Command (AFCC)

A1C Robert Thomas, radio operator, runs phone patches in the Communications Relay Center, Aeronautical Station, 1974th Communications Group, Air Force Communications Command (AFCC). In the background, SGT Theodore Walker, shift supervisor, logs phone patch entries

A switchboard operator of the 1965th Communications Squadron, Air Force Communications Command (AFCC), at work

AB Betty S. Taylor, base operator, at work in the Switchboard Center of the 1974th Communications Group, Air Force Communications Command

AMN Raymond Haug, a rigger of the 63rd Aerial Port Squadron, positions a spool of wire onto a pallet with the help of a forklift operator during Operation Deep Freeze '80

Front view of an F-14 Tomcat aircraft being refueled by a tanker aircraft in flight, as seen from the boom operator's section

A KC-10 Extender aircraft refueling boom operator practices with a refueling training simulator

The commander of the 209th Military Police Company, an Army captain, stands next to his jeep and radio operator as he checks his street map during rehearsal for Inauguration Day. His radio operator is prepared to send a radio message. The 209th is located at Fort Meade, Md

A switchboard (SB-22) operator establishes land line communications with the other units during a 7th Marine Amphibious Brigade exercise

The boom operator aboard a KC-10A Extender aircraft

An air-to-air top view of a C-141B Starlifter aircraft, from the boom operator's section of a KC-10A Extender aircraft, after release from the tanker aircraft over mountains

Karl Staiger, operator of the Military Affiliate Radio System (MARS) station, sits at a console while transmitting a message

An airman directs a forklift operator to load a container delivery system airdrop cargo onto a tractor-trailer. The airmen are from the Air National Guard, involved in exercise Sentry Cowboy I

SGT D.L. Wilson guides a forklift operator to unload cargo from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercise Sentry Cowboy I. Wilson is from the 181st Tactical Airlift Squadron, Texas Air National Guard

Front view of a B-1 bomber aircraft being refueled by a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft over the water off the California coast, as seen from the boom operator's section, during testing and evaluation. The Stratotanker is assigned to the 22nd Bomb Wing

A Marine CH-53 Sea Stallion helicopter of Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM-165) prepares to airlift a television generator that will be used at the Sri Lankan television station. In the foreground, a Marine radio operator tries to protect his face from the dirt being raised by the helicopter

Visitors view the boom operator's station in the rear of a KC-10 Extender aircraft during a static display

AN air-to-air front view of an A-7 Corsair II aircraft heading toward a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft for refueling, as seen from the boom operator's section of the tanker, during exercise Sentry Castle '81. The Corsair is from the 112th Tactical Fighter Group, Pennsylvania Air National Guard, and the Stratotanker is from the 147th Air Refueling Squadron

LT. Barbara Warner, right, 7350th Air Base Group, Tempelhof Central Airport, explains a work order to Marcella Garrett, a word processor operator

Front view of an SR-71 Blackbird aircraft in-flight during testing. The aircraft, from the 9th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing, is seen from the refueling boom operator's section

An air-to-air front view of an SR-71 Blackbird aircraft being hooked up with a KC-10 Extender aircraft for refueling during testing. The aircraft, from the 9th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing, is seen from the refueling boom operator's section

Front view of an SR-71 Blackbird aircraft approaching a KC-10 Extender aircraft for in-flight refueling during testing. The aircraft, from the 9th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing, is seen from the refueling boom operator's section

Top view of a Royal Australian Air Force F-111 aircraft being refueled in flight by a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft from the 909th Air Refueling Squadron during exercise Kangaroo '81, as seen from the refueling boom operator's position

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