Launching Aircraft for the Fight: The Truman Strikes ISIL


01/11/2016: ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 29, 2015)

Aircraft launch from the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during its first mission in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.

The Harry S. Truman carrier strike group is deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of Responsibility.

Credit: Navy Media Content Services:12/29/15