A Halter Marine Mark V combatant craft is offloaded from a USAF C-5A Galaxy of the 439th Air Wing at Naval Air Station Jacksonville. It will undergo testing and evaluation on Tampa Bay. The 57-ton water jet-powered craft has a 5 man crew and can carry 16 SEALS. It has a 50 knot speed and 500 nautical mile range
The original finding aid described this photograph as:
State: Florida (FL)
Country: United States Of America (USA)
Scene Camera Operator: John Bouvia, USN Ret.
Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files