Photo #: USN 1111691-A
USS Coral Sea (CVA-43)
The Catapult Officer signals "launch" and an A-4 "Skyhawk" starts down the flight deck, during operations in the South China Sea, 24 March 1965.
The plane is being launched from the carrier's starboard catapult.
Photographed by PH1 James F. Falk, USN.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph.
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24 August 2001