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Still photograph from a videotape of an Iraqi truck-mounted, surface-to-air missile, believed to be an S-A3.Still photograph from a videotape of an Iraqi truck-mounted, surface-to-air missile.Still photograph from a videotape of an Iraqi surface-to-air missile.An F/A-18 Hornet becomes a blur as it is catapulted from the USS Kitty Hawk.An F/A-18 Hornet comes in for an arrested landing on the USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63).
9/30/20029/30/20029/30/20025/24/19995/12/1999
A U.S. Navy aviation boatswain's mate directs an F/A-18C Hornet to a catapult.Cpl. Ramsey loads 20 mm machine gun rounds into an F/A-18C Hornet on the Enterprise.The plane captain of an F-14B Tomcat wipes down the canopy prior to flight operations.Flight deck crew members push an F/A-18C Hornet into position for tie-down.A pair of F/A-18C Hornets fly over the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise in the Persian Gulf.
5/6/19994/23/19994/23/19994/23/19994/23/1999
U.S. Navy Airman Shannon Ireland performs maintenance on an F/A-18 Hornet.Aviation ordnancemen shoulder an AIM-7 missile as they remove it from an F/A-18 Hornet.Sailors on the flight deck of the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepare an F/A-18  Hornet for launch.Petty Officer 3rd Class Richard Lim gives a thumbs up on the flight deck of the USS Carl Vinson.Petty Officer 2nd Class Ricardo Salicrup stands watch over the bomb farm on the USS Carl Vinson.
3/10/19993/10/19993/10/19993/8/19993/8/1999
Airmen from the 20th Component Repair Squadron board a C-141 bound for Southwest Asia.One B-52H Stratofortress is towed past another on the flight line at Diego Garcia.A Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet leaves trails of light in a night launch from the Enterprise.Hootie and the Blowfish perform for the crew members of the USS Enterprise.Aviation ordnancemen use teamwork and brute strength to load an AIM-9M Sidewinder.
1/28/19991/28/199912/15/199812/15/199812/10/1998
A Navy F-14B Tomcat is given the signal to launch from the flight deck of the USS Enterprise.A yellow-shirted plane director guides a Navy F/A 18 Hornet onto Catapult Four.A rainbow of sailors gathers around the CNO as he addresses the crew of the USS Enterprise.An E-2C Hawkeye responds to the order "turn engines."An SH-60F Seahawk lands on the deck of USS John C. Stennis.
12/2/199812/2/199812/2/19987/31/19987/31/1998

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