Atlantic Ocean (Sept. 24, 2003) -- An F14 Tomcat assigned to the Fighter Squadron (VF-211) launches from the flight deck of USS Enterprise (CVN 65). Enterprise is underway participating in a Comprehensive Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX) in preparation for a Mediterranean deployment.
An F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the "Checkmates" of Strike Fighter Squadron Two One One (VFA-211), prepares to make an arrested landing aboard the (CVN 65). Enterprise and embarked Carrier Air wing One (CVW-1) are currently underway on a scheduled six-month deployment in support of the Global War on Terrorism.
An F-18 Hornet strike fighter aircraft assigned to the "Rampagers" of Strike Fighter Squadron Eight Three (VFA-83) prepares to launch from one of four steam driven catapults aboard USS Enterprise (CVN 65). Enterprise has recently returned to sea after a sixteen-month overhaul in Norfolk Naval Shipyards. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Lance H. Mayhew Jr. (RELEASED)
america aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN65) transit through the Persian Gulf during flight operations. Enterprise and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 1 are currently underway on a scheduled six-month deployment.
Philippine Sea (July 24, 2006) - The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN65) transit the Philippine Sea during a Vertical Replenishment (VERTREP) with the Military Sealift Command (MSC) combat stores ship USNS San Jose (T-AFS 7). Enterprise and embarked Carrier Air Wing One (CVW-1) are currently underway on a scheduled six-month deployment in support of the global war on terrorism.
united states navy aircraft carrier ship USS Enterprise (CVN 65) pulls into its homeport of Naval Station Norfolk, after a six-month deployment. The Enterprise Carrier Strike Group deployed to the 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility to support theater security cooperation and maritime security operations. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Joshua Adam Nuzzo (Released)
The aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) steams to the southern end of its operating area in the Persian Gulf the morning after the first wave of air strikes on Iraqi targets on Dec. 17, 1998, in support of Operation Desert Fox. DoD photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Todd Cichonowicz, U.S. Navy.