OPERATION DESERT STORM

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USS Missouri's Remotely Piloted Vehicle (RPV) blasts off into the evening sky to conduct aerial surveillance of Iraqi positions.

Official US Navy photograph

 

USS Missouri fires Tomahawk land-attack cruise missiles at a target deep in Iraq during the early hours of Operation Desert Storm.

Official US Navy photograph

FC3 Donald Locke and FC3 Mike McLaughlin plot a gunfire solution during the Gulf War.

Official US Navy photograph

QMSN Noel Driver plots USS Missouri's location during a transit of the Persian Gulf

Official US Navy photograph

USS Missouri cruises near a mine in the Persian Gulf

Official US Navy photograph

USS Missouri's Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team poses with some of the explosives used to destroy anti-shipping mines.

Official US Navy photograph

USS Missouri's main battery sends a wake-up call to Iraqi forces ashore.

Official US Navy photograph

A Saudi Coast Guard pilot guides USS Missouri through oil platforms en route to the ship's first gunfire mission.

Official US Navy photograph
Image source: 1991 USS Missouri cruise book, Official US Navy photographs; AAASeanGulfWar
 

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