Rescue operations after an attack on USS Liberty underway in the Mediterranean Sea during the Six Day Arab Israel conflict. USS Little Rock cruises past the starboard side of USS Liberty. A U.S. Navy UH-2A helicopter flies past USS liberty and over USS Little Rock. USS Little Rock underway at a slow speed. Another UH-2A helicopter flies over the two ships. The radar aboard USS Liberty rotates. USS Little Rock underway at sea. The fantail of USS Little Rock. USS Massey underway at sea.
Refueling from Kitty Hawk class supercarrier USS America in the Mediterranean Sea. The stern of Charles F. Adams-class guided missile destroyer USS Richard E. Byrd (DDG-23) off the starboard quarter of aircraft carrier USS America while being refueled. Aircraft parked on flight deck. Gearing-class destroyer USS William R. Rush along USS America being refueled. United States Navy A-3B Skywarrior, Douglas A-4C Skyhawk and F-4B Phantom aircraft parked in a group on the flight deck. USS America refueling USS Richard E. Byrd (DDG-23) and USS William R. Rush (DD-714). The port side of the carrier. The flight deck is clear.
Wounded crewmen of Belmont-class technical research ship USS Liberty aboard Kitty Hawk class supercarrier USS America in the Mediterranean Sea. Wounded crewmen surrounded by officers of USS America. Wounded members of USS Liberty secured in stretchers on the hangar bay. Some of the wounded with crew spectators in the hangar bay. Three of the wounded on stretchers. Hospital corpsmen talk to two of the men. Some wounded with crutches stand in the background. The wounded walk out on the deck-edge elevator. A doctor and a hospital corpsman carry the wounded out on the deck- edge elevator. One man is being given intravenous by one of the hospital corpsmen. The wounded on the stretchers on the deck. Several personnel surround the wounded. An elevator rises to the flight deck level. Men taken aboard Grumman U.S. Navy C-1A Trader aircraft of VR-24 Squadron. Two hospital corpsmen carry a stretcher to the hatch-way of the C-1A aircraft. A wounded man with his medical records secured under a strap. The wounded man on the stretcher shakes hands with one of the men in dungarees. The wounded man being moved towards the hatch-way of the C-1A aircraft. One of the wounded men on a stretcher with personnel standing around. A stretcher case being put inside the C-1A aircraft. Men stand near the hatch of the C-1A aircraft. Another stretcher case being taken up to the hatch of the C-1A aircraft. The stretcher cases being secured.
Aircraft carrier USS America underway in the Mediterranean Sea. Russian PC-160 ship steaming off the starboard side of USS America. A U.S. Navy UH-2A Seasprite helicopter flies over the stern of the PC-160 ship. Another ship underway in the background. A crewman looks through a long glass on the wing of the flag bridge. He looks towards the Russian ship steaming in the background.
Aircraft carrier USS America underway in the Mediterranean Sea. An officer and enlisted men on the wing of the bridge looking towards Russian PC-160 ship steaming in the far background. U.S. Navy UH-2A Seasprite helicopter in flight overhead. One of the crewmen leaning over a railing. He looks towards the Russian ship steaming along. A signal crew in the foreground. A man works with a signal light. USS Richard E. Byrd steaming off the starboard side of USS America, with the Russian ship far off the starboard side of it. An aircraft parked on the flight deck of a ship. An enlisted man looks towards USS Richard E. Byrd and the Russian ship steaming in the far background.
Aircraft carrier USS America underway in the Mediterranean Sea. A U.S. Navy A-4C Skyhawk aircraft parked on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier. The aircraft is being armed with conventional bombs by men on the flight deck. Snakeye bombs being worked over by the men. They work over one of the snakeye bombs attached to a bomb rack. Several aircraft parked at the flight deck of the aircraft carrier. Flight deck personnel on the deck.