Flight operations on the USS Hancock (CV-19) while part of a carrier task force in the Pacific in World War II
Pacific Ocean Date:1944, December 15 Duration:1 min 55 sec Sound:NO SOUND
USS Hancock in a carrier task force in the Pacific during World War 2. In opening scene camera tracks a Fletcher class destroyer moving at hight speed past the USS Hancock (CV-19). Scene shifts to the Hancock flight deck, where F6F aircraft are taking off. Camera pans across the water and shows the battleship, USS New Jersey (BB-52) and several destroyers underway. Back on the flight deck, an F6F is taxiing with folded wings, escorted by several aircraft handlers. They park the aircraft.
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