F/A-18F Super Hornet takes off from aircraft carrier


F/A-18F Super Hornet takes off from aircraft carrier

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 7, 2007) - An F/A-18F Super Hornet attached to the "Black Knights" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 154, assigned to Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9, takes off from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) during exercise Valiant Shield 2007. The John C. Stennis, Kitty Hawk and Nimitz Carrier Strike Groups are participating in Valiant Shield 2007, the largest joint exercise in recent history. Held in the Guam operating area, the exercise includes 30 ships, more than 280 aircraft and more than 20,000 service members from the Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Paul J. Perkins
There are no comments to display.

Media information

Valiant Shield 2007
Added by
Date added
View count
Comment count
0.00 star(s) 0 ratings

Share this media