Friday, September 26, 2008

At Sea with the USS Ronald Reagan


09/18/2008 - A plane captain walks down the wing of an F/A-18C Hornet aircraft assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron 113 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) while underway in the Gulf of Oman on Sept. 18, 2008. Plane captains perform safety inspections and maintain general cleanliness of aircraft. The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.
DoD photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Torrey W. Lee, U.S. Navy. (Released)

7 comments:

Sarge Charlie said...

you have to love these guys, America's best.

AirmanMom said...

Incredible picture! Thank you for sharing!
May Almighty God keep all our Airman, Soldiers, Sailors and Marines safe!


~AirmanMom returning to her blog...

Buck said...

Agreed with both of the above. Great pic, great people!

Jenn of the Jungle said...

She's based here in San Diego and is a beautiful ship. HUGE!!!

Navymom said...

Really cool pic!! God bless all and bring them home safe!!

Anxiously awaiting the return of the Rockin Ronnie!! ;)

Penelope said...

I am a teacher in Lemon Grove and want to have students make a welcome home poster. When is this ship returning to San Diego? Are there others returning that day?

Flag Gazer said...

Penelope~
This is the web site of the USS Reagan - http://www.reagan.navy.mil/
You can find contact information there.