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An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 103 prepares to launch from the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72).
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ATLANTIC OCEAN (Aug. 1, 2018) An F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 103 prepares to launch from the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). Abraham Lincoln is currently conducting tailored ship's training availability and final evaluation problem (TSTA/FEP). TSTA prepares the ship and crew for full integration into a carrier strike group through a wide range of mission-critical operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Will Hardy)

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