A Soviet guided-missile frigate observing a US carrier battle group off the coast of Lebanon (5 February 1979)Image
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Source: A port quarter view of a Soviet Krivak I class guided missile frigate observing Carrier Battle Group Eight off the coast of Lebanon. The ships are, left to right: the guided missile destroyer USS RICHARD E. BYRD (DDG 23), nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS NIMITZ (CVN 68), replenishment oiler USS KALAMAZOO (AOR 6) and the frigate USS W.S. SIMS (FF 1059), 02/05/1979. Colour. National Archives at College Park - Still Pictures (RD-DC-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road College Park, MD 20740-6001. ARC Identifier: 6422351.
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