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[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Ed Kenny]
# 2808
1973 - 1973 WestPac Photo collection.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Manual Lopez Jr.]
# 2895
1973 - USS Coral Sea CVA-43 - Flight Deck.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Manual Lopez Jr.]
# 2896
1973 - USS Coral Sea CVA-43 - Flight Deck.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Manual Lopez Jr.]
# 2897
1973 - USS Coral Sea CVA-43 - Flight Deck.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Peter Kulczyk]
# 2922
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Peter Kulczyk]
# 2923
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Peter Kulczyk]
# 2924
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Peter Kulczyk]
# 2925
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Peter Kulczyk]
# 2926
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Peter Kulczyk]
# 2927
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - George Peterson]
# 3010
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973 WestPac.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - George Peterson]
# 3011
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973 WestPac.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - George Peterson]
# 3012
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973 WestPac.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - George Peterson]
# 3013
1973 - Photo Collection from 1973 WestPac.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Doug Smith]
# 3290
1973 - High altitude overhead shot of the USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Doug Smith]
# 3291
1973 - USS Coral Sea CVA-43 - Shot of the island. Note the MIG Kill markings on Vultures Row.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Doug Smith]
# 3293
1973 - An F-4B of the VF-111 Sundowners traps aboard USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3393
1973 - An A-7E Corsair II of the VA-94 Mighty Shrikes ready to launch from USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3394
1973 - An A-6A of the VA-95 Green Lizards fly's past the USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3395
1973 - An A-6A of the VA-95 Green Lizards ready to launch from CAT 2 aboard USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3396
1973 - An RF-8G of the VFP-63 Eyes of the Fleet at full afterburner ready to launch from CAT 1 aboard USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3397
1973 - An F-4B of the VF-51 Screaming Eagles ready to launch from CAT 2 aboard USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3398
1973 - An F-4B Phantom II of the VF-111 Sundowners grabs the number 4 wire as it comes aboard USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3399
1973 - An A-7E form the VA-94 Mighty Shrikes launches from the angle deck of USS Coral Sea CV-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3400
1973 - An A-7E form the VA-94 Mighty Shrikes traps aboard USS Coral Sea CV-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3672
1973 - An F-4B Phantom II of VF-111 airborn from the USS Coral Sea CVA-43.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 1062
Sep 21, 1973 - Stern view of USS Coral Sea CVA-43. Note the crew rigging the barricade on the flight deck.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Doug Smith]
# 3292
Nov 8, 1973 - USS Coral Sea CVA-43 returning to San Francisco after the 1973 Westpac.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Doug Smith]
# 3335
Nov 8, 1973 - USS Coral Sea CVA-43 returning to San Francisco after the 1973 Westpac. Note the flowers on the flight deck that were dropped from the Golden Gate Bridge as the ship passed under.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3401
Nov 8, 1973 - USS Coral Sea passing under the Golden Gate bridge completing her 1973 WestPac. Note the golden anchors.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - NNAM - US Navy]
# 2331
Feb 14, 1974 - F-4 Phantom II aircraft of Fighter Squadron (VF) 51 dump fuel in preparation for landing on board the carrier Coral Sea (CVA 43) in February 14, 1974.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - NNAM - US Navy]
# 270
Jul 4, 1974 - Pictured left to right the carriers Coral Sea (CVA 43), Hancock (CVA 19), Oriskany (CVA 34) and Enterprise (CVAN 65) morred at Naval Air Station (NAS) Alameda, California, on July 4, 1974.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Naval Photographic Center]
# 982
Jul 4, 1974 - Left to right: USS Enterprise (CVN-65), USS Coral Sea (CV-43), USS Kansas City (AOR-3), USS Wabash (AOR-5), and USS Oriskany (CV-34) at NAS Alameda, CA, July-August 1975. Official US Navy photo from the Naval Photographic Center, Washington, D.C. Robert M. Cieri
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Robert Hampton]
# 2377
Jul 4, 1974 - Pictured left to right the carriers Coral Sea (CVA 43), Hancock (CVA 19), Oriskany (CVA 34) and Enterprise (CVAN 65) morred at Naval Air Station (NAS) Alameda, California, on July 4, 1974.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3644
Jul 4, 1974 - Alameda, California: Four attack aircraft carriers, for the first time in the history of the Alameda Naval air station are shown tied up at air station pier 7/30. They are (L-R): USS Coral Sea; USS Hancock; USS Oriskany and USS Enterprise. The Oriskany left for sea on 7/31. In background (R), San Francisco skyline can be seen through the haze.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 345
Jul 22, 1974 - Very rare appearance of an RA-5C Vigilante from RVAH-3. Coral Sea never operated detachments of this plane. These two are getting some CARQUAL time off the coast of California.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Cdr. Pete Clayton]
# 3312
Oct 1974 - Three Vietnam War Horses lined up in Alameda - USS Coral Sea CVA-43, USS Hancock CVA-19, USS Ranger CVA-61.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - NMNA - Robert L. Lawson]
# 474
1975 - View of the carrier Coral Sea (CVA 43) underway in the Pacific.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 836
1975 - CVA-43 anchored of Perth, Australia.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Will Branstrup]
# 3015
1975 - USS Coral Sea CV-43 - Circa 1975 - Overhead shot while the crew musters prior to manning the rail.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - NMNA - Robert L. Lawson]
# 475
Apr 20, 1975 - View of the carrier Coral Sea (CVA 43) underway in the South China Sea with the carrier Enterprise (CVAN 65).
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3667
Jul 1975 - Naval Air Station (NAS), Alameda, CA - Three carriers and two AORs docked at the air station, 10 July 1975. Present are: USS ENTERPRISE (CVN-65), CORAL SEA (CV-43), ORISKANY (CVA-34), WABASH (AOR-5), KANSAS CITY (AOR-3).
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3538
Jul 10, 1975 - Naval Air Station (NAS), Alameda, CA - Three carriers and two AORs docked at the air station, 10 July 1975. Present are: USS ENTERPRISE (CVN-65), CORAL SEA (CV-43), ORISKANY (CVA-34), WABASH (AOR-5), KANSAS CITY (AOR-3).
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 969
Oct 1975 - USS Coral Sea CVA-43 in Dry Dock at Long Beach Naval Ship Yard.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - NMNA - Robert L. Lawson]
# 484
1976 - View of the carrier Coral Sea (CV 43) underway during a Western Pacific cruise.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - NMNA - Robert L. Lawson]
# 485
1976 - View of the carrier Coral Sea (CV 43) underway during a Western Pacific cruise.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - Will Branstrup]
# 3016
1976 - USS Coral Sea CV-43 - Circa early 1976 - Overhead shot as the ship comes out of Drydock at LBNSY. Note the USS Midway CV-41 in the upper right.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 3486
1976 - USS Coral Sea CV-43 in dry-dock at LBNSY.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - US Navy]
# 373
Aug 7, 1976 - The U.S. Navy aircraft carriers USS Constellation (CV-64) and USS Coral Sea (CV-43) and the amphibious assault ship USS Tarawa (LHA-1) tied up along the quay wall at Naval Air Station North Island, California (USA), on 7 August 1976. Tarawa had been commissioned on 29 May 1976.
[USS CORAL SEA TRIBUTE SITE]
[Image Source - NMNA - Robert L. Lawson]
# 441
Aug 7, 1976 - The amphibious assault ship Tarawa (LHA 1) and carriers Coral Sea (CVA 43) and Constellation (CVA 64) tied up along the quay wall at Naval Air Station (NAS) North Island, California. Tarawa was commissioned on May 29, 1976, as lead of a 5-ship class of amphibious assault ships.


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