Amphibious Assault Warship – Flight Deck Ops


The flight deck of USS Iwo Jima, a Wasp-class amphibious assault warship, is very busy with aircraft taking-off and landing.

Aircraft in the video are AV-8B Harriers, MV — 22B Ospreys, UH-1N Hueys and AH-1W Cobras.

24th Marine Expeditionary Unit conduct flight operations aboard the USS Iwo Jima (LHD-7), Sept. 10, 2012.

Film Credit: Gunnery Sgt. Chad R. Kiehl