Aviation Photo #1388616 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet - USA - Navy

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Hornet 307 from the VFA-22 "Fighting Redcocks" goes shooting off the waist of Kitty Hawk. The green shirt in the catwalk is signaling that it is safe to retract the number 2 cat from a previous launch.
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    Shawn Early - Flight Deck Photography
    USA - Navy
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas
    0904/C161
    164020
    NH-307
    Persian Gulf
    International Airspace
    January 1997
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Anonymous
8 years ago
Wow, it took me like 5min. to find out whats happening here... awesome action shot!
Anonymous
8 years ago
Man, I thougt this was a failed landing. Nice one!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Wish I could see that in real life
Anonymous
6 years ago
Or is the guy in the green shirt trying to tell the pilot what way to go?.....
Hopefully not to North Korea.
Great action shot.
Anonymous
3 years ago
No, it was in Persian Gulf.
Anonymous
3 years ago
Nah Green man is just like 'Rock on pal, you made my day...! Tomorrow it will be your colleague that's why I took this job' :)

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