Friday Cat Blogging – F-14 Tomcat

From Navy News Stand:

Persian Gulf (Jan. 19, 2006) – An F-14D Tomcat assigned to the “Tomcatters” of Fighter Squadron Three One (VF-31), is directed to a steam powered catapult prior to launch aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Roosevelt and embarked Carrier Air Wing Eight (CVW-8) are currently on a regularly scheduled deployment conducting maritime security operations. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate 3rd Class Michael D. Cole (RELEASED)

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