Photo #: 80-G-423543
Vought F4U-5 "Corsair" fighter
Takes off from from USS Coral Sea (CVB-43), while she was operating in the Mediterranean Sea, November 1950.
This is a U.S. Marine Corps aircraft.
Note radar antennas atop the island, and flag signal reading "085 turn".
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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24 August 2001