F-14 Catapult Launch Photo


12/26/04 - Off the waist catapults, launches an F-14B Tomcat assigned to Fighter Squadron THREE TWO (VF-32), (Swordsmen,) during flight operations onboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), on Dec. 26, 2004. Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 3 is embarked aboard Truman and is providing close air support and conducting Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions over Iraq. The USS Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group and CVW-3 are on a regularly scheduled deployment in support of the war on terror. (U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate Airman Philip V. Morrill) (Released)