U.S. Navy Aviation AV-8B Harrier II on Pacific Ocean
An AV-8B Harrier from Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 214 performs a vertical take off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4).
Boxer is underway conducting training off the coast of Southern California.
Source: NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – (navair.navy.mil) - 28 March 2013
Photo: The U.S. Navy AV-8B Harrier Fighter Aircraft on Pacific Ocean. (Photo by U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Oscar N. Espinoza)