Panama Canal

Going through the Locks

Going through the Locks

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Going through the Locks

Thru the Panama Canal '67

Thru the Panama Canal ’67

Thru the Panama Canal '67

Thru the Panama Canal ’67

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View from the flight deck as the USS Okinawa transit the Panama Canal in 1967

View from USS Okinawa flight deck as we transit the Panama Canal ’67

Entering Locks: USS Okinawa goes to different levels to transit Canal

Entering Locks: USS Okinawa goes to different levels to transit Canal

USS Okinawa getting close to open water

USS Okinawa getting close to open water

Open water between East Coast and West coast

Open water between East Coast and West coast

Entering locks again heading toward Pacific Ocean

Entering locks again heading toward Pacific Ocean

Another boat heads toward the Pacific

Another boat heads toward the Pacific

Another ship heads to Atlantic

Another ship heads to Atlantic

Okinawa passing through the Gatun Lock

On Gatun Lake

Passing through the Gaillard Cut

Swing Bridge at the Miraflores Locks

A Mule at Miraflores Locks

Passing through Miraflores Locks

Approaching the Bridge of the Americas

After Liberty in Panama City

The Panama Canal is an artificial 48-mile waterway

The Gatun Locks

Gatun Locks