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USS Reuben James (FFG 57) and USS Princeton (CG 59)
Mainland Asia USSR Port Visit

Reuben James Visits Vladivostok, Siberia, USSR
14 - 18 September 1990


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Reuben James 151k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - A banner hangs from a railing aboard a Soviet harbor craft as two American warships enter the port. The guided missile cruiser USS Princeton (CG 59) and the guided missile frigate USS Reuben James (FFG 57) are visiting Vladivostock as part of a United States/Soviet goodwill exchange program. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00748 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 139k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - One Soviet sailor adjusts the uniform of another as they stand near the stern of the Udaloy class guided missile destroyer Admiral Vingradov during a visit to the city by two American warships. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00747 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 141k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Admiral Gennadi Khvatov, front row, second from left, Commander, Soviet Pacific Fleet, raises his hand in welcome as he and an official party watch the arrival of two US Navy ships. Princeton and Reuben James have come to Vladivostok for a four-day goodwill visit. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02219 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 140k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Flanked by two children, a woman wearing ethnic dress holds a tray of bread and salt in a traditional gesture of welcome. Two US Navy ships, Princeton and Reuben James have come to Vladivostok for a four-day goodwill visit. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02221 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 165k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - An officer carries the Soviet naval ensign at the start of a military demonstration held for Soviet citizens and visiting American sailors. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00737 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 154k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Soviet sailors march at trail arms during a military demonstration held for Soviet citizens and visiting American sailors. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00738 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 111k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Members of a Soviet navy honor guard stand at present arms during a welcoming ceremony for Admiral Charles R. Larson, Commander in Chief, United States Pacific Fleet. Princeton and Reuben James are visiting Vladivostok as part of a US/Soviet goodwill exchange program. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00734 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 201k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Soviet sailors perform a drill routine during a military review held for Soviet citizens and visiting American sailors. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00745 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 140k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - A Soviet navy drill team performs in a review held during a visit to the city by two US Navy ships. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02227 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 128k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Soviet marines put on a hand-to-hand combat demonstration during a military review held for Soviet citizens and visiting American sailors. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00741 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 000k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - American sailors join a Soviet group to provide music during a reception held for enlisted men from Princeton and Reuben James. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00736 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 175k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - American and Soviet sailors run in a track meet during a goodwill visit by Princeton and Reuben James. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00746 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 128k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Teams from the Soviet and United States navies compete in a soccer game during a visit to the city by two American warships. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00749 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 158k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Soviet civilians crowd the stern of the guided missile frigate Reuben James during an open house aboard the ship. Reuben James and Princeton have come to Vladivostok for a four-day goodwill visit. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02232 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 203k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Admiral Charles R. Larson, center, Commander in Chief, US Pacific Fleet, and Admiral Gennadi Khvatov, right center, Commander, Soviet Pacific Fleet, gather in front of a Be-12 Mail aircraft with members of a cultural troupe during a visit to an air base. Larson is in the Soviet Union with two US Navy ships, Princeton and Reuben James, for a four-day goodwill visit. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02242 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 147k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Admiral Charles R. Larson, Commander in Chief, US Pacific Fleet, inspects several Soviet naval infantrymen near a Tu-95 Bear D aircraft during a tour of an air base. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02250 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 117k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Admiral Charles R. Larson, Commander in Chief, US Pacific Fleet, looks into the cockpit of a Soviet Su-17 Fitter aircraft during a visit to an air base. (U.S. Navy photo, DVID #DN-SC-91-02245 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 132k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Vice Admiral John H. Fetterman Jr., Commander, Naval Air Force, US Pacific Fleet, gives the "thumbs up" signal as he sits in the cockpit of a Soviet Su-27 Flanker aircraft during a visit to an air base. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02247 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 140k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - US and Soviet navy personnel stand by as the barge they are riding aboard approaches the Soviet nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser Frunze. The Americans came to the Soviet Union aboard two US Navy ships, Reuben James and Princeton, for a four-day goodwill visit. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02256 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 134k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - An American officer aboard a barge watches as the craft approaches the Soviet nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser Frunze. The Americans came to the Soviet Union aboard two US Navy ships, Reuben James and Princeton, for a four-day goodwill visit. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02258 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 169k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - US and Soviet officers gather on the stern of the Soviet nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser Frunze during a visit to the city by the guided missile cruiser Princeton and the guided missile frigate Reuben James. Admiral Charles R. Larson, Commander in Chief, US Pacific Fleet, is seated over the white stripe. He is flanked by Vice Admiral John H. Fetterman Jr., right, Commander, Naval Air Force, US Pacific Fleet, and Admiral Gennadi Khvatov, Commander, Soviet Pacific Fleet. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02261 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 160k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - An American sailor explains his rank insignia to several Soviet sailors and a woman. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00728 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 176k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - A group of Soviet sailors gathers in front of a war memorial during a visit to Vladivostok by two US Navy ships, Princeton and Reuben James). The submarine is the World War II-era S class attack submarine S-56. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02262 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 94k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Soviet sailors and schoolchildren stand before a memorial as a wreath-laying ceremony in honor of the Soviet Union's war dead is conducted by representatives of the United States and Soviet navies. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00726 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 110k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - A Soviet schoolgirl stands before a war memorial during a wreath-laying ceremony conducted by representatives of the United States and Soviet navies. (U.S. Navy photo, DVID #DN-ST-91-00722 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 190k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - A Soviet navy honor guard carries a wreath to the base of a war memorial. Directly behind the honor guard are Admiral Charles R. Larson, left, Commander in Chief, US Pacific Fleet, and Admiral Gennadi Khvatov, Commander, Soviet Pacific Fleet. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02236 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 158k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Admiral Charles R. Larson, left, Commander in Chief, United States Pacific Fleet, and ADM Gennadi Khvatov, Commander, Soviet Pacific Fleet, salute during a wreath-laying ceremony honoring the Soviet Union's war dead. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-ST-91-00725 by PH1 Ted Salois) Navsource
Reuben James 179k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - A contingent of American sailors marches along a road following a wreath-laying ceremony at a Soviet war memorial. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02238 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 204k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Americans and their Soviet hosts gather in front of a Soviet navy service school during a goodwill visit by Princeton and Reuben James). In the front row are Vice Admiral John H. Fetterman Jr., third from left, Commander, Naval Air Force, US Pacific Fleet; Admiral Charles R. Larson, fourth from left, Commander in Chief, US Pacific Fleet; Admiral Gennadi Khvatov, fourth from right, Commander Soviet Pacific Fleet. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02271 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 105k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Admiral Charles R. Larson, Commander in Chief, US Pacific Fleet, looks through a gunner's sight simulator at a Soviet navy service school during a visit to the city by two US Navy ships. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02281 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 91k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Vice Admiral John H. Fetterman, Commander, Naval Air Force, US Pacific Fleet, looks through a local control gun director at a Soviet navy service school during a visit to the city by two US Navy ships. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02284 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource
Reuben James 105k September 1990: Vladivostok USSR - Admiral Charles R. Larson, Commander in Chief, US Pacific Fleet, looks in on a computer class at a Soviet navy service school during a visit to the city by two US Navy ships. (U.S. Navy photo DVID #DN-SC-91-02285 by PHCS Terry Mitchell) Navsource

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