Flight Operations

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zack Guth

A T-45C Goshawk pilot, assigned to Training Air Wing 2, salutes Lt. Cmdr. Gregory Knopick, from Casper, Wyoming, assigned to USS Gerald R. Ford’s (CVN 78) air department, in preparation to launch from the ship’s flight deck, Dec. 10, 2020. Ford is underway in the Atlantic Ocean conducting carrier qualifications.