Terrier Missile launched from the port battery aboard USS Constellation (CVA-64) at Yankee Station, off Vietnam, in the South China Sea, during the Vietnam War. Flight deck hand standing on flight deck looking towards port side waiting for the missile launches. Cloud of smoke appears as missile is launched. Missile heads to its target in sky. Streak of smoke arises from the missile. Flight deck personnel look towards port side waiting for next launch. CVA-64 and CAG-14 officers and men watch launch from flight deck. Personnel on flight deck. Port launcher after the missile launch. Blast doors are open.
Missile launched from the port battery aboard USS Constellation (CVA-64) at Yankee Station, Vietnam. Practice missile coming out of the missile house on to the launcher. Missile launcher swings around to a firing position. Water in the background. Terrier Missile on port arm of the missile launcher. Missile house bulkhead in view. Blast doors open. Launcher swings around to attack position. Missile goes back on the rail into missile house and the blast doors close. Blast doors open and ready for loading Terrier missile on to the launcher. Missile comes out of launcher. Launcher in attack position. Blast doors open and close. White smoke signals the launch. Missile heads to its target in sky. Streak of smoke arises from the missile.
Operations aboard U.S. Navy's USS Constellation (CVA-64) at Yankee Station, Vietnam. A-4C aircraft moves onto catapult. Men on deck. Plane ready for launch. Aircraft in flight. A-4C aircraft launched from Number two catapult. Island in the far background. F-4B aircraft launched from angled deck. Catapult console operator with raised hands. He lowers his hands and presses a button. A-4C launched. RA-5C aircraft moves on catapult. Catapult crew under aircraft. Men hook up and check bridle. Men leave the area. RA-5C aircraft being launched from number one catapult. Catapult console operator on deck. F-4B aircraft ready for launch. C-2A aircraft comes in for recovery. Men wearing yellow shirt in the foreground. Plane rolls out with area. C-2A taxis toward in front of island. A-6A aircraft towed over deck by tractor. F-4B parked at deck edge between two other F-4B aircraft.
Operations aboard USS Constellation (CVA-64) at Yankee Station, Vietnam. USS Bellatrix (AF-62) in the background. USS Bellatrix for replenishment. Men in hangar bay. Fork lifts move stores. Forklift pick up load of supplies from cargo netting. Load of supplies backed away by forklift. Officer in the foreground. Deck of USS Bellatrix. Cargo supplies come over on hi-line. Men look down over USS Bellatrix. Officer watches underway replenishment. Cargo net of supplies placed on mid port deck area for off loading to USS Constellation (CVA-64). USS Black (DD-666) also taking on stores. Cargo net of supplies leaves port deck area on hi-line and moves towards USS Constellation (CVA-64).
Air operations aboard USS Constellation (CVA-64) at Yankee Station, Vietnam. U.S. cargo aircraft C-2A comes in over the flight deck for landing. C-2A makes a touch-and-go landing. C-2A aircraft in flight. Men wearing green shirt in the foreground. Men on catwalk and on the port edge of the flight deck.
The ship's band plays during underway replenishment (unrep) of USS Constellation (CVA-64) by USS Pollux (AKS-4) at Yankee Station, Gulf of Tonkin, Vietnam. A crewman in dungarees directs the band. Brass drum with a picture painted on the side. Band members play their musical instruments. Band made of various crewmen on the ship. USS Pollux in view. Tail of an aircraft. The musicians view the sheet music in front of them while playing.