USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier That Leads the Attack Against the Islamic State ~ 29 Photos

A fighter is about to take off while a member of the crew gives him directions, on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier1US Navy officers (in yellow vests), known as “shooters”, signal an F / A-18 fighter pilot for a safe takeoff, aboard the USS Carrier Harry S. Truman in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier2Crew members give directions to pilots on the deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier3A member of the crew was before piloting a fighter F18, on 8 of greater than 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier4One of the gunners of the US Navy on the flight deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. The USS Harry S. Truman leads since May 3 an attack against the Islamic State in Syria.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier5Takeoff of the F18 fighter Hornet of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier6The troops joined the sixth fleet of the United States on April 18, after attacks by the US, France and England on targets that they described as chemical weapons facilities. In the image, members of the US Navy. UU on the flight deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier7Detail of the takeoff of an F18 fighter Hornet from the aircraft carrier Harry S. Truman, on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier8The Navy assured that it would be a scheduled implementation to support coalition partners, NATO allies and the national interest of the United States. In the image, an F / A-18 fighter before its takeoff on the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier9Members of the crew of the American aircraft carrier Harry S Truman converse with a fighter, the 8

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier10“We started combat operations in support of the ‘Inherent Resolve’ operation, said the aircraft carrier commander Truman, Captain Nicholas Dienna, referring to the coalition operation launched in 2014 against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. , Mariners work in a helicopter on the flight deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier11Combat squads began their raids on Syria from the eastern Mediterranean on May 3. In the image, a group of sailors on the flight deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier12Fighter fighters on the deck of the aircraft carrier, on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier13Several members of the crew of the USS aircraft carrier Harry S Truman place a missile in a wing of a fighter, on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier14A crew member signals to a pilot before takeoff, on May 8, 2018.

United States Navy aviation technician, Airman Caleb Conrad, along with an F / A-18 fighter plane from the “Checkmates” squadron in the hangar bay of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

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The Truman is capable of transporting 90 aircraft, including F-18 Super Hornet fighters. He currently has “60 or more” aircraft on board, according to Steven Djunaedi said. In the image, a sailor from the US Navy. UU watch the sea from the hangar bay of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier17One F18 fighter Hornet lands on the deck of the USS Harry S. Trumna aircraft carrier, on 8th of May 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier18Several fighter jets were catapulted in sequence on Friday 4 and Saturday, May 5, from the Truman’s 4.5-acre flight deck. The attack group includes the cruiser USS Normandy and the destroyers Arleigh Burke, Farragut, Forrest Sherman and Bulkeley. In the image, two shooters after the takeoff of an F / A-18 fighter from the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier19“We will be here as long as they need us and we will keep going when they decide we have to do something else,” Admiral Gene Black said. General view of the flight deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier20The third class naval officer, James Bianzon, inspects an F / A-18 fighter from the “Checkmates” squadron in the hangar bay of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier21A F18 Hornet fighter is about to land on the deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier22Two soldiers walk through the hangar of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier23Detail of the takeoff of a F18 fighter Hornet of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier24Two navy soldiers on the flight deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier25Members of the US Navy on the flight deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea on May 8, 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier26Cooks on the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier27A member of the crew of the USS aircraft carrier Harry S Truman stands in front of a F18 Hornet fighter plane, the 8th largest of 2018.

USS Harry S. Truman, The Aircraft Carrier28A soldier checks a missile from a F18 Hornet fighter parked on the deck of the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier on May 8, 2018.

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Source: El Pais