Photo #: 80-G-21191
USS Saratoga (CV-3)
Launching planes, circa summer 1941, as seen from the rear cockpit of a plane that has just taken off.
Aircraft on deck are Douglas TBD-1 torpedo planes, probably from squadron VT-3.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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5 January 2001