CV59 Forrestal deployment in the Mediterranean Sea 1986. AE-702. VS-28 "Gamblers". New in DB
From USS Forrestal and operated by VS-30, coded AA:701. This jet was later written off on December 12th 2000.
[K100] AE-707 from VS-28 "Diamond Cutters". On board USS Forrestal (CV-59) belonging to CVW-6 on Med Cruise (Jun.4, 1986 - Nov.10, 1986)
The Viking on static display at Greenham IAT 81 , having
flown in from the USS Forrestal , later written off on 6/12/2000 , photo scanned from a print.
A/C displaying the markings of Anti-Submarine Squadron 28, (VS-28, "The Gamblers"), photographed while undergoing Test & Evaluation at the Naval Air Test Center (NATC), Naval Air Station Patuxent ... (more)
Alpha model, I don't think it was upgraded to a B yet. A Hoover vacuum cleaner, at least that what it sounds like. Photographed in the late evening sun.
At the USS John C. Stennis CVN-74. During flight operation, the S-3 are usually the first airplanes in the skies since their mission is mainly air-to-air refueling during not combat missions.