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161159 / AJ-204 (cn 386/DR-1) Tomcat of VF-213 sits on the deck of the USS Theodore Roosevelt as the sun sets. To the left can be seen the flame from one of the many Gulf Oil Platforms.
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A visitor from United States posted Wed April 25, 2012:
What is is about dawn and dusk carried deck shots.

A visitor from Iran, Islamic Republic Of posted Thu December 30, 2010:
Bravo

A visitor from Canada posted Tue September 4, 2007:
It just take my breath away, the plane, the sunset.. it's just a perfect picture

A visitor from Colombia posted Tue August 7, 2007:
It takes my breath away

A visitor from United States posted Thu May 3, 2007:
Anytime Baby!...and to think the replacement for this beautiful cat is an insect!

A visitor from United States posted Sat November 18, 2006:
It is hard to find words for this amazing picture! It definetly shows the beauty of the ultimate fighter of Naval Aviation. The days for the Tomcat are over, but this legend will never die!

A visitor from Norway posted Wed November 15, 2006:
It's just the best shoot of Tomcat... it's sad its taken of duty. it kind of represent America and Aircraft carriers for me

A visitor from Colombia posted Thu October 26, 2006:
My loved tomcat...

A visitor from United States posted Sat September 23, 2006:
Just simply an amazing and beautiful picture!

A visitor from Spain posted Tue September 12, 2006:
This photo shows the fighter in a great contrast but with full colours.

A visitor from United States posted Sat September 2, 2006:
Great shot!

A visitor from Brazil posted Fri September 1, 2006:
Great foto! The sunset complete the legend!

A visitor from Singapore posted Sat August 12, 2006:
5 stars from me!

A visitor from Poland posted Mon July 24, 2006:
Nice

A visitor from Norway posted Mon July 3, 2006:
Great shot. What a great aircraft. No other aircrafts looked so good on carriers. It cant be better

A visitor from United States posted Sat June 24, 2006:
Maverick (Tom Cruise) and Goose (Anthony Edwards)would be proud!

A visitor from United States posted Wed June 21, 2006:
It just doesn't get much more beautiful than that!

A visitor from Norway posted Thu June 8, 2006:
It cant get better than F-14 on a carrier... They shouldnt have retired it... Its just the best...

A visitor from Brazil posted Thu June 1, 2006:
No words to say. Simply the best.
Congratulations for the nice shot.

A visitor from Czech Republic posted Sun May 28, 2006:
Well done Scott :-)

A visitor from Norway posted Wed May 10, 2006:
A picture can say more than thousand words... so I lett the picture speak for me

A visitor from Canada posted Thu April 27, 2006:
Magnificent deadly f-14 the red and ornage almost show its deadly "danger zone" quality.

A visitor from United States posted Tue April 25, 2006:
Perfect picture...the sunset behind makes for a great contrast between the dark yet smooth lines of this magnificent aircraft...brings back many memories of my youth (& Top Gun).

A visitor from United States posted Fri April 14, 2006:
Looks like Top Gun.

A visitor from Mexico posted Wed April 12, 2006:
Pictures perfect

A visitor from United States posted Wed April 5, 2006:
Beutiful picture of the most beutiful fighter ever built!

A visitor from United States posted Sat March 25, 2006:
WOW, i would say best picture of the year IMMEDIATELY

A visitor from United States posted Thu March 23, 2006:
Beautiful, simply beautiful. The Tomcat has always been one of my favorite fighters.

A visitor from United States posted Mon March 13, 2006:
My dream combat, but it retired. o..(

A visitor from United States posted Sun March 12, 2006:
Goodbye old friend...the sun is setting and it's time to go.

A visitor from Slovakia posted Sat March 11, 2006:
Tomcat, is my favorite u.s. navy figher, thi pictur hava a perferct composition on the deck.

A visitor from - posted Sat March 11, 2006:
Not only a beautiful photo, but sadly appropriate as the Navy retires the greatest naval aircraft ever! Thanks so much, Scott! We'll miss these birds, especially in Virginia Beach.

A visitor from Mexico posted Sat March 11, 2006:
My favorite fighter! What a background, looks like it´s not in a carrier. T.B.

A visitor from Sweden posted Fri March 10, 2006:
Glorious!
Spencer Wilmot.

A visitor from United States posted Fri March 10, 2006:
Nice capture of a classic bird in her glory! Nice lighting as well.

A visitor from United States posted Fri March 10, 2006:
Great Shot! The flame looks like a second sunset. Those Tomcats always look so impressive, too.

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