Image of the Day: Snowing? No! It’s Foaming!

Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) Airman Jerrod Essway, from San Diego, walks through aqueous film forming foam (AFFF) after checking an AFFF distribution nozzle on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

The warship conducted a test of its countermeasures wash down system while in the Pacific Ocean on April 18.

Ronald Reagan is underway conducting sea trials, one of the final stages of its planned incremental availability maintenance period.

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Image: US Navy

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