The 1957-built, 81,163 tonne aircraft carrier USS Ranger (CV 61) is seen in this
photograph while she was anchored in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on June 3rd, 1992.
She was the third of four Forrestal Class Aircraft Carriers built by the U.S. Navy during the 1950s.
Forrestal (CV 59) and Saratoga (CV 60) were commissioned in 1955 and 1956 respectively
and Independence (CV 62) entered service in 1959. Photograph by