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An A-6 Intruder aircraft from Navy Attack Squadron One Nine Six (VA 196) one of only two active A-6 squadrons, lands on the flight deck of the US Navy nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS CARL VINSON (CVN 70) after an early morning mission into Southern Iraq in support of Operation DESERT STRIKE in response to repeated Iraqi attacks in violation of UN Safe Zones

An A-6 Intruder aircraft from Navy Attack Squadron One Nine Six (VA 196) one of only two active A-6 squadrons, lands on the flight deck of the US Navy nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS CARL VINSON (CVN 70) after an early morning mission into Southern Iraq in support of Operation DESERT STRIKE in response to repeated Iraqi attacks in violation of UN Safe Zones

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Subject Operation/Series: DESERT STRIKE

Base: USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)

Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Antonio Fields, USN

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files
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Date

03/09/1996
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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