Australian QRA Support for 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

04/05/2018
Aircrew from No. 1 Squadron, will be providing a quick reaction force as part of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) support to the Queensland Government for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. F/A-18F Super Hornet aircraft will be on alert to respond to any incursion of the airspace for the…

Red Flag 16-1: The RAAF, the RAF and the USAF Train to Operate in Contested Airspace

01/31/2016
01/31/2015: The Red Flag exercise is a realistic combat training exercise involving the air forces of the United States, its allies, and coalition partners. Red Flag is conducted on the vast bombing and gunnery ranges of the 2.9M acre Nevada Test and Training Range. It is one of a series of…

USS Theodore Roosevelt Operations

08/05/2015
08/05/2015:  U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS (May 28, 2015) Two F/A-18F Super Hornets launch from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Theodore Roosevelt is seen deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations supporting Operation Inherent Resolve, strike operations in Iraq…

Super Hornet Cockpit Video

08/15/2014
08/15/2014: In flight footage from the cockpit of an F/A-18F Super Hornet, attached to the Fighting Black Lions of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 213 embarked aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush (CVN-77). Aircraft from Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 8 embarked aboard USS Bush are serving U.S. Central…

USS John C. Stennis

11/25/2011
11/25/2011: This slideshow is of recent scenes aborad the USS John C. Stennis CVN. [slidepress gallery='uss-john-c-stennis'] Credit: USN Visual Service:10/13/2011 In the first photo, Airman Michael Ryan, from Tempe, Ariz., watches as an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Eightballers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8 lifts cargo…

Tiger Cruise

08/17/2011
08/17/2011: Tiger cruise as USS Enterprise returns home. [slidepress gallery='tiger-cruise'] Credit: USN Visual Service:07/14/2011 The first photo shows an F/A-18F Super Hornet shakes off a vapor cloud during a flight demonstration as part of a tiger cruise. Enterprise embarked 1,500 friends and family on the way to homeport at Naval…