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During a pre-deployment inspection, a maintenance crewman attaches a piece of test equipment to the static tube projecting from the rudder of an A-6E Intruder aircraft from Attack Squadron 35 (VA-35).  In less than three weeks, VA-35 and the other squadrons of Carrier Air Wing Eight (CVW-8) will deploy to the Western Pacific aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS NIMITZ (CVN 68)

During a pre-deployment inspection, a maintenance crewman attaches a piece of test equipment to the static tube projecting from the rudder of an A-6E Intruder aircraft from Attack Squadron 35 (VA-35). In less than three weeks, VA-35 and the other squadrons of Carrier Air Wing Eight (CVW-8) will deploy to the Western Pacific aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS NIMITZ (CVN 68)

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Base: Naval Air Station, Oceana

State: Virginia (VA)

Country: United States Of America (USA)

Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Kvello, USN

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

10/12/1986
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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