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Balloons - Flights - Huge battleships of the sky in first parade at Arcadia, Cal. Military monsters of air passed in review before assembled cheering thousands at Arcadia air army circus

Balloons - Flights - Huge battleships of the sky in first parade at Ar...

Photographer: Keystone View Co. Balloons - Flights

Balloons - Flights - Outposts of the sky which stand guard over Old Glory, Ft. Omaha Balloon Station, Nebr
[Man carrying a woman in his arms with red sky, burning buildings, and soldiers.]
With Smoke From Blasted German Armor Filling the Sky, These American Troops Move on Toward Fontainebleau Enroute to Paris, France
The fight for the Sky

The fight for the Sky

ARC Identifier 63894 / Local Identifier 342-SFP-157. The fight for the Sky: Our fighter pilots versus the Luftwaffe in Western Europe, 1945. On the activities of the 8th Air Force Fighter Command in Europe. Sho... more

Gemini V Mission Image - Sky Study, Moon

Gemini V Mission Image - Sky Study, Moon

The original caption reads: Photograph of Sky Study - Moon taken during the Gemini V mission. Original magazine number was GEM05-02-45602 taken with a Hasselblad camera and a 80mm lens. Film type was Kodak Ek... more

AS04-01-030 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

AS04-01-030 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

The original database describes this as: Description: Imagery taken during the Apollo 4 Mission. The camera was facing away from the Earth and the frame shows only the black unlighted sky. The camera system wa... more

AS04-01-001 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

AS04-01-001 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

The original database describes this as: Description: Imagery taken during the Apollo 4 Mission. The camera was facing away from the Earth and the frame shows only the black unlighted sky. The camera system wa... more

AS04-01-040 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

AS04-01-040 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

The original database describes this as: Description: Imagery taken during the Apollo 4 Mission. The camera was facing away from the Earth and the frame shows only the black unlighted sky. The camera system wa... more

AS04-01-020 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

AS04-01-020 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

The original database describes this as: Description: Imagery taken during the Apollo 4 Mission. The camera was facing away from the Earth and the frame shows only the black unlighted sky. The camera system wa... more

AS04-01-010 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

AS04-01-010 - Apollo 4 - Apollo 4 Mission - Black unlighted sky

The original database describes this as: Description: Imagery taken during the Apollo 4 Mission. The camera was facing away from the Earth and the frame shows only the black unlighted sky. The camera system wa... more

A member of the US Navy (USN) Parachute Demonstration Team the "Leap Frogs," descends from the sky into Civic Park, displaying the National ENSIGN, during Navy Week Denver and Cinco de Mayo festivities. 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

A member of the US Navy (USN) Parachute Demonstration Team the "Leap F...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Denver State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PR1 Ryan Fitz, USN Release Status: Released to Public... more

Delayed Entry Program members (in Navy jackets) and US Navy (USN) Sailors assigned to Navy Recruiting District (NRD) Denver participate in the "Cinco de Mayo Celebrate Culture" Parade onboard a Southwest Adams County Fire Department Pierce Sky Arm 100 Aerial fire truck, during 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

Delayed Entry Program members (in Navy jackets) and US Navy (USN) Sail...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Denver State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Janine T. Deneault, USN Release Status: Released ... more

AST-27-2332 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Black Sky

AST-27-2332 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, B...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Black Sky. Image taken on Revolution 72. Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) of Photo 201:11:45,Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 111:55,Alt... more

Jimmy Carter - At Camp Peniel, Maryland with a group making flies for  fly fishing. "Sky King" listed on contact sheet.
A right rear view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft darkened against the sunset sky, taking off. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A right rear view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft darkened against the sun...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Niagara Falls Air Base State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to P... more

Technicians monitor the display and control consoles of the ground-based electro-optical deep space surveillance system. The mount controls and monitors for the two telescopes capable of viewing the sky in real time are visible

Technicians monitor the display and control consoles of the ground-bas...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: White Sands Missile Test Range State: New Mexico (NM) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Eddie Mccrossen Release Sta... more

Fireworks light up the sky at the start of Inaugural festivities

Fireworks light up the sky at the start of Inaugural festivities

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT John L. Marine Release Status: R... more

Night scene of the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the U.S. Capitol with high beam spotlights pointed at the sky. This scene brought the Inauguration Day celebration to a close

Night scene of the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the U...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to P... more

Parachutes dot the sky as paratroopers jump from a C-141B Starlifter aircraft during exercise Dragon Team, the largest non-Joint Chiefs of STAFF airdrop exercise in history taking place at Drop Zone B-70

Parachutes dot the sky as paratroopers jump from a C-141B Starlifter a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: DRAGON TEAM Base: Eglin Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: ST... more

A flight crewman is silhouetted against the cloudy sky as he prepares an F-4E Phantom II aircraft for flight during exercise PHOTO Finish '81

A flight crewman is silhouetted against the cloudy sky as he prepares ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PHOTO FINISH '81 Base: Gulfport State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT ... more

An F-4E Phantom II aircraft is silhouetted against the orange sky while parked on the flight line during exercise PHOTO Finish '81

An F-4E Phantom II aircraft is silhouetted against the orange sky whil...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PHOTO FINISH '81 Base: Gulfport State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT ... more

Missile re-entries mark the sky with streaks of light above a station

Missile re-entries mark the sky with streaks of light above a station

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kwajalein Atoll Country: Marshall Islands (MHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

Missiles ascend into the sky after multi-launch from the Eastern Test Range

Missiles ascend into the sky after multi-launch from the Eastern Test ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Afsc Release Status: Release... more

A ground-to-air left side view of a C-130A Hercules aircraft silhouetted against the sky during Sarex '81

A ground-to-air left side view of a C-130A Hercules aircraft silhouett...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: SAREX '81 Base: Trenton, Ontario Country: Canada (CAN) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Richard Diaz Release Status: Released to ... more

Silhouetted against the dark, early morning Florida sky, the STS-3 Space Shuttle, aboard the Mobile Launcher, journeys toward its launch pad

Silhouetted against the dark, early morning Florida sky, the STS-3 Spa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kennedy Space Center State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Publ... more

Sergeant Lloyd N. R. Yokoyama of the scout platoon, Combat Support Company, 1ST Battalion, 35th Infantry, 25th Infantry Division, is silhouetted against the sky as he fires his M-60 machine gun on "enemy" Orange Forces, during the joint South Korean/US training Exercise TEAM SPIRIT `82

Sergeant Lloyd N. R. Yokoyama of the scout platoon, Combat Support Com...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT '82 Base: Chukpaw Country: Republic Of Korea (ROK) Scene Camera Operator: Al Chang Release Status: Released to P... more

Mountain silhouetted against the sky

Mountain silhouetted against the sky

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Yosemite National Park State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to... more

Artwork: "DECO Flies the Sky 1982" Artist: Alice Gordezky

Artwork: "DECO Flies the Sky 1982" Artist: Alice Gordezky

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Flying Sky High" Artist: Ben Bensen

Artwork: "Flying Sky High" Artist: Ben Bensen

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Air to air view of a U.S. Air Force, OV-10 Bronco participating in REFORGER '82, the multi-national military training exercise, silhouetted against the dusk sky. Exact Date Shot Unknown

Air to air view of a U.S. Air Force, OV-10 Bronco participating in REF...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER '82 Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: Ken Hackman Release Status: Released to Public Combi... more

Four Air Force Reserve A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft from the 47th Tactical Fighter Squadron are silhouetted against the sky as they fly in close formation over the North Fort Hood bombing range

Four Air Force Reserve A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft from the 47th Tact...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Hood State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Bob Simons Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

Four Air Force Reserve A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft from the 47th Tactical Fighter Squadron are silhouetted against the sky as they fly in close formation over the North Fort Hood bombing range

Four Air Force Reserve A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft from the 47th Tact...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Hood State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Bob Simons Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

An explosion lights up the night sky over U.S. Marine headquarters at Beirut International Airport. The Marines have been deployed in Lebanon as part of the multi-national peacekeeping force following confrontation between Israeli forces and the Palestine Liberation Organization

An explosion lights up the night sky over U.S. Marine headquarters at ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Beirut Country: Lebanon (LBN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A four-nozzle flame thrower-like device, burning a flowing mixture of liquid oxygen and powered aluminum, illuminates the sky. This test is used to evaluate damage and survivability of equipment encountering a nuclear environment

A four-nozzle flame thrower-like device, burning a flowing mixture of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: White Sands State: New Mexico (NM) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

The forward superstructure on the battleship USS IOWA (BB 61) during its reactivation at Ingalls Shipyard. In the lower right is SKY-2, the port 5-inch gun director. The new mast structures, right, will support SPS-67 and SPS-49 radar. Below the mast is the forward main battery director, Spot-1

The forward superstructure on the battleship USS IOWA (BB 61) during i...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pascagoula State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Jeff Hilton Release Status: Released to Pu... more

A port amidships view of the superstructure on the battleship USS IOWA (BB 61) during reactivation at Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp. From the left, in green paint, is the mounting structure for whip antennas, the armored conning tower known as Spot 3, and covered with a tarp is SKY-1, the forward 5-inch gun director

A port amidships view of the superstructure on the battleship USS IOWA...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pascagoula State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Jeff Hilton Release Status: Released to Pu... more

The 16-inch gun turret on the aft section of the battleship USS IOWA (BB 61) during its reactivation at Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp. The circular structure to the left is the base for SKY-4, the aft 5-inch gun director which serves as a backup for the 16-inch main battery gun director

The 16-inch gun turret on the aft section of the battleship USS IOWA (...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pascagoula State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Jeff Hilton Release Status: Released to Pu... more

The 16-inch gun turret on the aft section of the battleship USS IOWA (BB 61) during its reactivation at Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp. The circular structure to the left is the base for SKY-4, the aft 5-inch gun director which serves as a backup for the 16-inch main battery gun director

The 16-inch gun turret on the aft section of the battleship USS IOWA (...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pascagoula State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Jeff Hilton Release Status: Released to Pu... more

Reserve SEAMAN Gary Martin watches for unidentified planes and ships from Sky 1, an air search radar mount on the battleship USS NEW JERSEY (BB 62). Martin is aboard for a period of active duty training (ACDUTRA)

Reserve SEAMAN Gary Martin watches for unidentified planes and ships f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS New Jersey (BB 62) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: JO2 Lance Johnson Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mili... more

Artwork: "T-Bird Trails - Diamonds in the Sky". Artist: Alan Bogorad, US Air Force Art Collection

Artwork: "T-Bird Trails - Diamonds in the Sky". Artist: Alan Bogorad, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "SR-71: Eye in the Sky" Artist: Dennis Linn, US Air Force Art Collection

Artwork: "SR-71: Eye in the Sky" Artist: Dennis Linn, US Air Force Art...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Tracer rounds light up the sky as a nighttime live-fire exercise takes place during the joint US/South Korean Exercise TEAM SPIRIT '84. Members of the 8th Security Police Squadron Air Base Ground Defense Team man an armored personnel carrier in the foregr

Tracer rounds light up the sky as a nighttime live-fire exercise takes...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT '84 Base: Kunsan Air Base Country: Republic Of Korea (KOR) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Zimm Release Status: Rele... more

Marine Captain Richard D. Benjamin mans SKY-1, the forward 5-inch gun director aboard the battleship USS IOWA (BB 61)

Marine Captain Richard D. Benjamin mans SKY-1, the forward 5-inch gun ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Iowa (BB 61) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Jeff Hilton Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Fire control technicians man SKY-4, the aft 5-inch gun director aboard the battleship USS IOWA (BB 61)

Fire control technicians man SKY-4, the aft 5-inch gun director aboard...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PH1 (Sw) Jeff Hilton, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" as seen from the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12). Visible on the INCHON's flight deck are several CH-46 Sea Knight helicopters

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" as seen from...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 D. G. Wujcik Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Smoke and white water are all that is visible as the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE," sinks completely below the surface. The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

Smoke and white water are all that is visible as the Panamanian ship "...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Personnel aboard the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) observe and photograph the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE," during the search and rescue of the ship's crewmen

Personnel aboard the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) obser...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible as the ship sinks rapidly below the surface. The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank la...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) as it is utilized to assist in the rescue of crewmen from the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE"

A port side view of the tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) as it ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank la...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE,". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE,". The tank l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A port bow view of the tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) as it is utilized to assist in the rescue of crewmen from the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE"

A port bow view of the tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) as it i...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible as the ship sinks rapidly below the surface. The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank la...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE,". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were used in the search and rescue of the crewmen of the Panamanian ship

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE,". The tank l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible as the ship sinks rapidly below the surface. The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the rescue of crewmen

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank la...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A rescue team exits the docking well of the tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) to assist in the rescue of crewmen from the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE"

A rescue team exits the docking well of the tank landing ship USS SUMT...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

The bow of the Panamanian ship "Sky One" is all that remains visible as the ship sinks rapidly below the surface. The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the rescue of crewmen

The bow of the Panamanian ship "Sky One" is all that remains visible a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

Smoke and white water are all that is visible as the Panamanian ship "Sky One" sinks completely below the surface. The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the rescue of crewmen

Smoke and white water are all that is visible as the Panamanian ship "...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) is utilized to assist in the search and rescue of the crewmen from the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE," visible off the SUMTER's starboard bow

The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) is utilized to assist in t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible as the ship sinks rapidly below the surface. The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) is utilized to assist in the rescue of crewmen from the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" visible off the Sumter's starboard bow. Another merchant ship is also visible in the background

The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) is utilized to assist in t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE,". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE,". The tank l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank la...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible as the ship sinks rapidly below the surface. The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the rescue of crewmen

The bow of the Panamanian ship "SKY ONE" is all that remains visible a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) and amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) were utilized in the search and rescue of crewmen

A port side view of the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE". The tank la...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) is utilized to assist in the rescue of crewmen from the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE," visible off the SUMTER's starboard bow

The tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) is utilized to assist in t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Personnel aboard the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) watch as the tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) is utilized to rescue crewmen from the sinking Panamanian ship "SKY ONE,". CH-53D Sea Stallion helicopters are visible on the flight deck of the INCHON

Personnel aboard the amphibious assault ship USS INCHON (LPH 12) watch...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Tommy Lynaugh Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An underside view of a Panavia Tornado F Mark 2 aircraft armed with an AIM-9 Sidewinder and four Sky Flash missiles

An underside view of a Panavia Tornado F Mark 2 aircraft armed with an...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base New London during an Independence Day celebration

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base New London during...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Carl Duvall Release Stat... more

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base New London during an Independence Day celebration

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base New London during...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Carl Duvall Release Stat... more

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base, New London, Connecticut during an Independence Day celebration

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base, New London, Conn...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Carl Duvall Release Stat... more

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base New London during an Independence Day celebration

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base New London during...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Carl Duvall Release Stat... more

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base New London during an Independence Day celebration

Fireworks light up the sky over Naval Submarine Base New London during...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Carl Duvall Release Stat... more

Lightning illuminates the sky and quartz deck lights cast a golden glow on F-14A Tomcat and A-6E Intruder aircraft parked on the flight deck as the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN-69) passes through an electrical storm

Lightning illuminates the sky and quartz deck lights cast a golden glo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Loshaw Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Crew members of an M551 Sheridan tank modified to look like a Soviet tank watch the sky and road for signs of the enemy.  The tanks are being used by the 177th Armored Brigade in their role as opposing forces during field exercises at the National Training Center

Crew members of an M551 Sheridan tank modified to look like a Soviet t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Irwin State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mary Jacobs Release Status: Released to Public ... more

A view of the main sky sail and main royal sail of Coast Guard training bark USCGC EAGLE (WIX 327) filling with a fresh breeze

A view of the main sky sail and main royal sail of Coast Guard trainin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: JO1 Lynn Jenkins Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view, as seen from the mizzen mast, of Coast Guard cadets reefing the main sky sail of the US Coast Guard training bark USCGC EAGLE (WIX 327) during a training cruise

A view, as seen from the mizzen mast, of Coast Guard cadets reefing th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: JO1 Lynn Jenkins Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Communications antennas of the 2179th Information Systems Group are silhouetted against the sky

Communications antennas of the 2179th Information Systems Group are si...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Patrick Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Phil Schmitten Release Status: Re... more

Artwork: "Sky Tanker 85, RAF Fairford". Artist: Wilf Hardy. US Air Force Art Collection

Artwork: "Sky Tanker 85, RAF Fairford". Artist: Wilf Hardy. US Air For...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A fireworks display lights the sky during the 100th anniversary celebration of the Statue of Liberty

A fireworks display lights the sky during the 100th anniversary celebr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: New York Harbor State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Emmett Francois Release Status: Released to ... more

Guests watch as fireworks light the sky during the centennial celebration of the Statue of Liberty

Guests watch as fireworks light the sky during the centennial celebrat...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

Fireworks burst in the sky over the Statue of Liberty during the statue's centennial celebration

Fireworks burst in the sky over the Statue of Liberty during the statu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Mussi Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

US Navy warship is silhouetted against the sky during NATO Exercise NORTHERN WEDDING '86

US Navy warship is silhouetted against the sky during NATO Exercise NO...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: NORTHERN WEDDING '86 Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

US Navy warships are silhouetted against the sky during NATO Exercise NORTHERN WEDDING '86

US Navy warships are silhouetted against the sky during NATO Exercise ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: NORTHERN WEDDING '86 Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

A US Navy cruiser is silhouetted against the sky during NATO Exercise NORTHERN WEDDING '86

A US Navy cruiser is silhouetted against the sky during NATO Exercise ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: NORTHERN WEDDING '86 Country: Atlantic Ocean (AOC) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad moment."

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"m...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad moment."

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"m...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

The radar intercept officer aboard a Fighter Squadron 2 (VF-2) F-14A Tomcat aircraft checks the sky behind him as the aircraft banks into a turn during a flight off of the aircraft carrier USS RANGER (CV 61)

The radar intercept officer aboard a Fighter Squadron 2 (VF-2) F-14A T...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Indian Ocean (IOC) Scene Camera Operator: LTC David Baranek Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire Exercise "mad moment."

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire Exercise "...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: MAD MOMENT Base: Marine Corps Base, Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Opera... more

Tracer fire illuminates the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad moment."

Tracer fire illuminates the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad moment."

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"m...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Tracer fire lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad moment."

Tracer fire lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad momen...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Five F-15 Eagle aircraft of the 405th Tactical Training Wing fly by Sky Harbor International Airport in wedge formation

Five F-15 Eagle aircraft of the 405th Tactical Training Wing fly by Sk...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Phoenix State: Arizona (AZ) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Bob Simons, USAF Release Status: Released to Pub... more

Tracer fire illuminates the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad moment."

Tracer fire illuminates the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Tracer fire and detonating ordnance light the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad moment."

Tracer fire and detonating ordnance light the night sky during a live ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"mad moment."

Detonating ordnance lights the night sky during a live fire exercise"m...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Quantico State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

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