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80-G-420960 USS Philippine Sea (CV-47)

Photo #: 80-G-420960  USS Philippine Sea (CV-47)
Title: USS Philippine Sea (CV-47)
Description: Grumman F9F-2 Panther comes in for a landing during operations off Korea, circa 19 October 1950. The ship's HO3S-1 helicopter is standing by, faintly visible, in the left distance. Note Landing Signal Officer (LSO) at right, antennae on the LSO platform, and 5/38 gun in the right foreground. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-420960
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