Image of the Day: Growler Warfare Aircraft Launching

Lt. Chris Denton, a shooter aboard the U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73), gives the signal to launch an E/A-18G Growler from the Shadowhawks of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 141 during carrier qualifications.

 

USS George Washington and its embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5, provide a combat-ready force that protects and defends the collective maritime interest of the U.S. and its allies and partners in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.

Naval Today Staff, May 29, 2014;

Image: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Chris Cavagnaro

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