Monday, September 22, 2014

Making a Trap on the USS Truman Caught on Video

What you like to visually see what a trap aboard a US Navy aircraft carrier looks like?
Then check out the video posted at
It was hot from ROMEO-GULF03" a C-2A Greyhound from VRC-40 Detachment 4 (IV) assigned to Carrier Air Wing 3 (CVW-3), is seen in this video carrying out a  TRAP landing onboard the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) which was underway in the Mediterranean Sea.

The USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group is on an eight to nine-month deployment, supporting maritime security operations in the U.S. 6th and 5th Fleet areas of operations During which time VRC-40 will operate from land based locations in order re-supply the Carrier and aid in Logistic support of Cargo, Personnel and Mail.
Thanks to Rick Kd4jrx (North of KILM and south of KACZ) and the Milcom newsgroup. Yep, the Milcom newsgroup I was a founding father of almost two decades ago is still around. More at