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Old 08-30-2007, 17:57   #1
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Battleship USS IOWA (BB-61) firing all 15 of its guns

An overhead view of the battleship USS IOWA (BB-61) firing all 15 of its guns (nine 16-inch and six 5-inch) during a target exercise near Vieques Island. Careful observation of the three main turrets shows the barrels in various states of recoil.

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