SOUTH CHINA SEA (Nov. 21, 2013) Sailors participate in a foreign object damage (FOD) walk-down on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz is deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Eric M. Butler/ Released)
An Lightning II carrier variant, assigned to the Grim Reapers of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) the Navy's Fleet replacement squadron, performs a touch-and-go on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN
from "Grim Reapers" dropping from deck and into the hangar for engine change. The aircraft is just an exercise to see if anything unusual crops up. On the USS George Washington during DT-III with August
The Blohm & Voss BV 222 Wiking (Viking) was a large, six-engined German flying boat of World War II, and the largest flying boat to achieve operational status during the war. only 13 were flown with 14 to 19 almost complete .most were used in the stra
As more Growler electronic attack aircraft make their way in the fleet, U. Navy aviators are starting to extol the capability they see in the jets now – and the potential missions they envision in the fleet’s future.
Randomly came across this. Once a Knight, always a Knight. Super Hornet, assigned to the “Black Knights” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) for take off from the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN Nimitz Aug.