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This image depicts a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the USS Enterprise.  She is sailing in the Gulf of Tonkin, an important body of water during the Vietnam War.

Maintained at the U.S. National Archives, this picture has the following description:

The nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVAN-65) cruises in the clear blue water of the Gulf of Tonkin off the shores of Vietnam. With A-4 Skyhawk bombers on her bow, Enterprise is ready to recover more aircraft on her angled deck.  05/28/1966.

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Media Credits

Online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.  ARC Identifier 558507

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