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Topic: lcac

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PH2 Jeffrey Loshaw Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Va....Marines disembark an LCM-8 mechanized landing craft during an amphibious demonstration for the 14th Annual Inter-American Naval Conference. In the foreground is Assault Craft Unit 4 air-cushioned landing craft LCAC-11. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH2 Jeffrey Loshaw Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Va....Marines ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

JOCS Theresa L. Dunn/PH1 Paul Pappas Naval Air Station, North Island, Calif....Trailed by a cloud of blown sand, the air cushion landing craft LCAC-13 moves up Breakers Beach during an amphibious warfare demonstration. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

JOCS Theresa L. Dunn/PH1 Paul Pappas Naval Air Station, North Island, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

JOCS Theresa L. Dunn/PH1 Paul Pappas Naval Air Station, North Island, Calif....The air cushion landing craft LCAC-13 moves at speed into the surf during an amphibious warfare demonstration at Breakers Beach. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

JOCS Theresa L. Dunn/PH1 Paul Pappas Naval Air Station, North Island, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artist's conception of a Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) operation from the dock landing ship (LSD-41) still under construction

Artist's conception of a Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) operation fr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Bell Aerospace Co. Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An artist's concept, by J. J. Carr, of a landing craft air cushion (LCAC) landing on a beach. Riding on a cushion of air held beneath its hull by flexible skirts, the LCAC can deliver a 60 to 75-ton payload to a dry landing over most tides, water depths, underwater obstacles and beach gradients. The craft has a range of about 200 miles, and is 88 feet long, 47 feet wide and 23 feet high

An artist's concept, by J. J. Carr, of a landing craft air cushion (LC...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An aerial port bow view of the first production air cushion landing craft (LCAC 1) undergoing sea trials. The LCAC carries a 60-ton payload and is designed to lift equipment organic to the Marine Air-Ground Task Force. It will replace current pre-World War II landing craft scheduled for retirement in the next decade

An aerial port bow view of the first production air cushion landing cr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Bell Aerospace Textron Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An aerial port bow view of the first production air cushion landing craft (LCAC 1) coming up on the beach. The LCAC carries a 60-ton payload and is designed to lift equipment organic to the Marine Air-Ground Task Force. It will replace current pre-World War II landing craft scheduled for retirement in the next decade

An aerial port bow view of the first production air cushion landing cr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Bell Aerospace Textron Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An elevated starboard quarter of an air cushion landing craft (LCAC 001) entering the well deck of the dock landing ship USS PENSACOLA (LSD 38) during the first underway mating of an LCAC and an LSD. The LCAC is carrying an LVTP 7 tracked personnel landing vehicle

An elevated starboard quarter of an air cushion landing craft (LCAC 00...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Gulf Of Mexico Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A landing craft air cushion (LCAC 001) enters the well deck of the dock landing ship USS PENSACOLA (LSD 38) during the first underway mating of an LCAC and LSD. The LCAC is carrying an M-151 light utility vehicle, an LAV 25 light armored vehicle and an M-60 tank

A landing craft air cushion (LCAC 001) enters the well deck of the doc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Gulf Of Mexico Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A stern view of a landing craft air cushion (LCAC 001) in the well deck of the dock landing ship USS PENSACOLA (LSD 38) after completing the first underway mating of an LCAC and an LSD. An M-60 tank is secured in the cargo area of the LCAC

A stern view of a landing craft air cushion (LCAC 001) in the well dec...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Gulf Of Mexico Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An elevated starboard quarter view of a landing craft air cushion (LCAC 001) in the well deck of the dock landing ship USS PENSACOLA (LSD 38) after completing the first underway mating of an LCAC and an LSD

An elevated starboard quarter view of a landing craft air cushion (LCA...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Gulf Of Mexico Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An elevated starboard quarter view of a landing craft air cushion (LCAC 001) approaching the well deck of the dock landing ship USS PENSACOLA (LSD 38) during the first underway mating of an LCAC and an LSD. The LCAC is carrying an LVTP7 tracked landing vehicle. (Substandard image)

An elevated starboard quarter view of a landing craft air cushion (LCA...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Gulf Of Mexico Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A starboard quarter view of a landing craft air cushion (LCAC 001) entering the well deck of the dock landing ship USS PENSACOLA (LSD 38) during the first underway mating of an LCAC and an LSD. The LCAC is carrying an LVTP 7 tracked personnel landing vehicle

A starboard quarter view of a landing craft air cushion (LCAC 001) ent...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Gulf Of Mexico Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A starboard bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC1 underway

A starboard bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC1 underway

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Textron Marine Systems Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Air cushion landing craft LCAC6 offloads vehicles on Red Beach during the amphibious assault Exercise Operation KERNAL BLITZ'87-2

Air cushion landing craft LCAC6 offloads vehicles on Red Beach during ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: KERNAL BLITZ Base: Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Cam... more

Artillery is offloaded from air cushion landing craft LCAC6 at White Beach during the amphibious assault Exercise Operation KERNAL BLITZ'87-2

Artillery is offloaded from air cushion landing craft LCAC6 at White B...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: KERNAL BLITZ Base: Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Cam... more

A starboard view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 7 underway at high speed during sea trials on Lake Borgne

A starboard view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 7 underway at high ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Louisiana (LA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Textron Marine Systems Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Marines from Company A, 1ST Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, walk by an Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU 5) air-cushion landing craft (LCAC) during an amphibious assault exercise

Marines from Company A, 1ST Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, walk by an...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Subic Bay Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

US Marines prepare to unload M60 tanks from Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU 5) air-cushion landing craft (LCAC) during an amphibious assault exercise

US Marines prepare to unload M60 tanks from Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Subic Bay Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: PHC Chet King Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Ph... more

Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU 5) air-cushion landing craft LCAC 3 deflates its air cushion on shore as another LCAC approaches in the background during an amphibious assault exercise

Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU 5) air-cushion landing craft LCAC 3 deflates...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Subic Bay Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: JO2 (Sw) Greg Lewis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digi... more

An Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU 5) air-cushion landing craft (LCAC) is guided inland by a beachmaster during an amphibious assault exercise

An Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU 5) air-cushion landing craft (LCAC) is gu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Subic Bay Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: JO2 (Sw) Greg Lewis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digi... more

A Marine from Company A, 1ST Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, walks by an Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU 5) air-cushion landing craft LCAC4 during an amphibious assault exercise

A Marine from Company A, 1ST Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, walks by ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Subic Bay Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Marines from Co. A, 1ST Bn., 9th Marine Regt., walk by an Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU-5) air-cushion landing craft LCAC-4 during an amphibious assault exercise

Marines from Co. A, 1ST Bn., 9th Marine Regt., walk by an Assault Craf...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Station, Subic Bay State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mili... more

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-4 comes ashore during an amphibious warfare demonstration

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-4 comes ashore during an amphibious...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Tok Sok Ri Country: Republic Of Korea (KOR) Scene Camera Operator: SGT M.G. Raymond Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 comes ashore near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 comes ashore near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 enters the water near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 enters the water near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

An air cushion landing craft (LCAC), with bow ramp down, prepares to take on equipment

An air cushion landing craft (LCAC), with bow ramp down, prepares to t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Crewmen secure a LARC5 amphibious cargo carrier aboard an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) during an exercise near Fort Story

Crewmen secure a LARC5 amphibious cargo carrier aboard an air cushion ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 comes ashore near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 comes ashore near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A LARC-5 amphibious cargo carrier is unloaded from an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) on the beach near Fort Story

A LARC-5 amphibious cargo carrier is unloaded from an air cushion land...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL. Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Rele... more

A Marine uses signal flags to guide air cushion landing craft LCAC9 ashore during operations near Fort Story

A Marine uses signal flags to guide air cushion landing craft LCAC9 as...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A close-up view of navigational equipment inside an air cushion landing craft (LCAC)

A close-up view of navigational equipment inside an air cushion landin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 comes ashore near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 comes ashore near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 departs from the shoreline near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 departs from the shoreline near Fort S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 departs from the shoreline near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 departs from the shoreline near Fort S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A port view of air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway alongside the dock landing ship USS WHIDBEY ISLAND (LSD 41) near Fort Story

A port view of air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway alongside the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A close-up view of the propellers and loading ramp on the stern of an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) on the beach near Fort Story.  The LCAC is transporting an M998 multi-purpose wheeled vehicle and a 5-ton cargo truck

A close-up view of the propellers and loading ramp on the stern of an ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A Marine uses signal flags to guide air cushion landing craft LCAC9 ashore during operations near Fort Story

A Marine uses signal flags to guide air cushion landing craft LCAC9 as...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A Marine uses signal flags to guide air cushion landing craft LCAC9 ashore during operations near Fort Story

A Marine uses signal flags to guide air cushion landing craft LCAC9 as...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 enters the water near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 enters the water near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A Marine secures an M998 multi-purpose wheeled vehicle to an air cushion landing craft (LCAC)

A Marine secures an M998 multi-purpose wheeled vehicle to an air cushi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A crewman performs routine maintenance on the propeller of an air cushion landing craft (LCAC)

A crewman performs routine maintenance on the propeller of an air cush...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A port quarter view of air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near Fort Story

A port quarter view of air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near F...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A Marine cameraman films air cushion landing craft LCAC9 as it approaches the shore near Fort Story

A Marine cameraman films air cushion landing craft LCAC9 as it approac...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 comes ashore near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 comes ashore near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 travels over the beach near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 travels over the beach near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A close-up view of the propellers and stern ramp of an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) on the beach near Fort Story

A close-up view of the propellers and stern ramp of an air cushion lan...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 travels over the beach near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 travels over the beach near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 enters the water near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 enters the water near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

The pilot, navigator and engineer monitor the control panels of an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) underway near Fort Story

The pilot, navigator and engineer monitor the control panels of an air...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 approaches the beach near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 approaches the beach near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A close-up view of a propeller and air inlets on an air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  A crewman is securing an M998 multi-purpose wheeled vehicle to the craft

A close-up view of a propeller and air inlets on an air cushion landin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A close-up view of a control panel inside an air cushion landing craft (LCAC)

A close-up view of a control panel inside an air cushion landing craft...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 travels over the beach near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 travels over the beach near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A port quarter view of air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near Fort Story

A port quarter view of air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near F...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A member of Assault Craft Unit 4 (ACU-4) monitors the control panels of an air cushion landing craft (LCAC)

A member of Assault Craft Unit 4 (ACU-4) monitors the control panels o...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A port bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC-8 underway near Fort Story

A port bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC-8 underway near Fort...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL. Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Rele... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 approaches the shore near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 approaches the shore near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Crewmen prepare to load equipment onto an air cushion landing craft (LCAC)

Crewmen prepare to load equipment onto an air cushion landing craft (L...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A port bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near Fort Story

A port bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC9 underway near Fort ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 travels over the beach near Fort Story

Air cushion landing craft LCAC9 travels over the beach near Fort Story

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Virginia Beach State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Vincent E. Aldridge Release Status: Relea... more

A Sailor tightens a tie-down chain on the rear of an M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is conducting tests on a fording kit for the tank

A Sailor tightens a tie-down chain on the rear of an M1A1 main battle ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is evaluating a fording kit for the tank, the main components of which are an exhaust tower at the rear of the hull, two air intake to

A front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A view of the rear of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank showing the numberous chains securing it to the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The exhaust tower of a fording kit is mounted on the rear of the tank's hull

A view of the rear of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank showing the numbe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A left rear view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank equipped with a fording kit as it nears the stern ramp of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The fording kit, which is being evacuated by the Marine Corps, has as its main components an exhaust tow

A left rear view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank equipped with a for...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A close-up bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia.  The landing craft is carrying a Marine M1A1 main battle tank

A close-up bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Chesapeake Bay Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

A bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC-12 underway near Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Va. The landing craft is carrying a Marine M-1A1 main battle tank. A second LCAC follows in the wake of the first

A bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC-12 underway near Naval Am...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Chesapeake Bay Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A rear view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank secured to the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is conducting tests on a fording kit for the tank.  The kit's exhaust tower is mounted on the rear of the hull and the two air

A rear view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank secured to the deck of a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A Navy beachmaster signals an approaching air cushion landing craft (LCAC) during Exercise VALIANT USHER 88

A Navy beachmaster signals an approaching air cushion landing craft (L...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VALIANT USHER 88 Base: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Ron Bayles, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

Air cushion landing craft (LCAC) approach the shoreline during Exercise VALIANT USHER 88

Air cushion landing craft (LCAC) approach the shoreline during Exercis...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VALIANT USHER 88 Base: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Ron Bayles, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A Navy beachmaster directs an air cushion landing craft (LCAC-6) as it comes ashore during Exercise VALIANT USHER 88

A Navy beachmaster directs an air cushion landing craft (LCAC-6) as it...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VALIANT USHER 88 Base: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Ron Bayles, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A Navy beachmaster directs an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) as it comes ashore during Exercise VALIANT USHER 88

A Navy beachmaster directs an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) as it c...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VALIANT USHER 88 Base: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Ron Bayles, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A Navy beachmaster directs an air cushion landing craft (LCAC-6) as it comes ashore during Exercise VALIANT USHER 88

A Navy beachmaster directs an air cushion landing craft (LCAC-6) as it...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VALIANT USHER 88 Base: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Ron Bayles, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A Marine tightens a tie-down chain on the rear of an M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is conducting tests on a fording kit for the tank

A Marine tightens a tie-down chain on the rear of an M1A1 main battle ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A rear view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is evaluating a fording kit for the tank, the main components of which are an exhaust tower at the rear of the hull, two air intake tow

A rear view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy ai...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is evaluating a fording kit for the tank, the main components of which are an exhaust tower at the rear of the hull, two air intake to

A front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A port side view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia.  The landing craft is carrying a Marine M1A1 main battle tank

A port side view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near Na...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Chesapeake Bay Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

A port side view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia.  The landing craft is carrying a Marine M1A1 main battle tank

A port side view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near Na...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Chesapeake Bay Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

A Marine M1A1 main battle tank drives up the stern ramp of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is evaluating a fording kit for the tank, the main components of which area an exhaust tower at the rear of the hull, two air intake towe

A Marine M1A1 main battle tank drives up the stern ramp of a Navy air ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A right front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank equipped with a fording kit for testing.  The top of the kit's exhaust tower can be seen at the back of the turret.  The Navy air cushion landing craft LCAC-10 is in the background

A right front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank equipped with a f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

Navy beachmasters watch as an air cushion landing craft (LCAC-1) comes ashore during Exercise VALIANT USHER 88

Navy beachmasters watch as an air cushion landing craft (LCAC-1) comes...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VALIANT USHER 88 Base: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Ron Bayles, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank secured to the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is conducting tests on a fording kit for the tank

A front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank secured to the deck of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A Navy beachmaster directs an air cushion landing craft (LCAC-6) as it comes ashore during Exercise VALIANT USHER 88

A Navy beachmaster directs an air cushion landing craft (LCAC-6) as it...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VALIANT USHER 88 Base: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Ron Bayles, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A Marine tightens a tie-down chain on the rear of an M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The exhaust tower of a fording kit that is under evaluation by the Marine Corps is mounted on the rear of the tank

A Marine tightens a tie-down chain on the rear of an M1A1 main battle ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A close-up port bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia.  The landing craft is carrying a Marine M1A1 main battle tank

A close-up port bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Chesapeake Bay Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

A bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia.  The landing craft is carrying a Marine M1A1 main battle tank

A bow view of air cushion landing craft LCAC 12 underway near Naval Am...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Chesapeake Bay Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

A front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is evaluating a fording kit for the tank, the main components of which are an exhaust tower at the rear of the hull, two air intake to

A front view of a Marine M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A Marine and a Sailor tighten a tie-down chain to secure an M1A1 main battle tank on the deck of a Navy air cushion landing craft (LCAC).  The Marine Corps is conducting tests on a fording kit for the tank

A Marine and a Sailor tighten a tie-down chain to secure an M1A1 main ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Amphib Base, Little Creek State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A Navy beachmaster directs the offloading of equipment from an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) during Exercise VALIANT USHER 88

A Navy beachmaster directs the offloading of equipment from an air cus...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VALIANT USHER 88 Base: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Ron Bayles, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A starboard view of landing craft, air cushion 12 (LCAC 12) underway.  The landing craft is assigned to Assault Craft Unit Four (ACU-4)

A starboard view of landing craft, air cushion 12 (LCAC 12) underway. ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Gulf Of Mexico Scene Camera Operator: Textron Marine Systems, Textron Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Phot... more

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-9 comes ashore during exercise Ocean Venture '88

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-9 comes ashore during exercise Ocea...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OCEAN VENTURE '88 Base: Nas, Roosevelt Roads State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Op... more

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-8 moves across the beach during exercise Ocean Venture '88

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-8 moves across the beach during exe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OCEAN VENTURE '88 Base: Nas, Roosevelt Roads State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Op... more

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-9 whips up loose sand as it comes ashore during exercise Ocean Venture '88

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-9 whips up loose sand as it comes a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OCEAN VENTURE '88 Base: Nas, Roosevelt Roads State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Op... more

A crewman signals from in front of the bridge aboard the air cushion landing craft LCAC-8 during exercise Ocean Venture '88

A crewman signals from in front of the bridge aboard the air cushion l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OCEAN VENTURE '88 Base: Nas, Roosevelt Roads State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Op... more

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-7 heads for shore during exercise Ocean Venture '88

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-7 heads for shore during exercise O...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OCEAN VENTURE '88 Base: Nas, Roosevelt Roads State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Op... more

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-7 prepares to get underway during exercise Ocean Venture '88

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-7 prepares to get underway during e...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OCEAN VENTURE '88 Base: Nas, Roosevelt Roads State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Op... more

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-7 leaves the beach during exercise Ocean Venture '88

The air cushion landing craft LCAC-7 leaves the beach during exercise ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OCEAN VENTURE '88 Base: Nas, Roosevelt Roads State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Op... more

A Marine tank crewman stands beside his M-60A1 tank on the deck of an air cushion landing craft (LCAC) during exercise Ocean Venture '88

A Marine tank crewman stands beside his M-60A1 tank on the deck of an ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: OCEAN VENTURE '88 Base: Nas, Roosevelt Roads State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Op... more