United States aircraft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt (CV-42) in the Pacific Ocean. Boatswain sounds attention on his pipe into the loudspeaker. The Commanding Officer, Captain HB Felt, goes to PA (Public Announcement) system and talks to the crew over the system.
The United States aircraft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt (CV-42) in the Pacific Ocean. Captain HB Felt watches flight deck operations on board Franklin D Roosevelt, an aircraft carrier. A Lieutenant Commander talks to him, another officer with them on the bridge of the ship. A pilot just recovered from water, comes out of a helicopter on the flight deck. A member of medical staff and other men on the flight deck.
Launching of Aerobee missile aboard USS Norton Sound in the Pacific Ocean. USS Norton Sound (AV-11) underway. Launcher of the Aerobee missile in a down position. Men work on the missile. Nose and boosters of the missile. Tower and missile aboard the ship. Tail section of the missile Missile as seen from the bridge. Launcher being elevated and being taken from the hangar deck. CPO (Chief Petty Officer) places a hold-down pin in launcher. Launcher in firing position as men work on same. Missile at the launcher in firing position.
Launching of Aerobee missile aboard USS Norton Sound in the Pacific Ocean. American helicopter warms up on the deck. Helicopter takes off. The launching rack in a firing position on at end of USS Norton Sound. Missile being launched and in flight. USS Norton Sound underway
United States aircraft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt (CVA-42). Sailors joke and giggle as one of them reads a magazine. A meteorologist works on a weather map. Control panel in engine room, a sailor operates the wheel as shipmate with headset and microphone stands next to him.
The United States aircraft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt. A number of pilots sit and talk in a ready room on board the United States aircraft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt. Flight deck control officer lays out spot on the flight deck model, "Ouija board," in flight deck room. Flight deck personnel discuss Ouija board and how to spot planes. Pharmacist mate, first class, in surgical dressing room. Two men in sick bay sterilize instruments.