DN-SC-95-01143

Wednesday, Dec 31st 1969


DN-SC-95-01143

An aerial view of the Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Corporation shipyard on the James River. In drydock #11 is the Military Sealift Command’s new vehicle transport ship BILLILAND (T-AKR-298). In the drydock to the right of AKR-298 is the nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser USS LONG BEACH (CGN-9) undergoing deactivation.