January 15, 2011
The aircraft carrier USS Saratoga, from which then-Lt. Cmdr. Ron Plucker flew missions in the Gulf War, sails in the Red Sea in the run-up to the war that started Jan. 17, 1991.
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EDITOR'S NOTE: Jan. 17, 2011, marks the 20th anniversary of the beginning of what is now referred to as the 'First Gulf War,” Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein had invaded his neighbor, Kuwait, removed its legitimate government and brutally tortured