Let's explore the flight deck. Above is a mannequin representing the catapult crew member, perhaps one of the most dangerous jobs in the Navy.
Here's the catapult track.
The USS Midway offers a variety of aircraft on display.
Folding wings saves space!
Looking down at the hanger deck,
the elevator brings aircraft up to the flight deck. It is now a cafe.
The USS Midway offers a view of the larger than life Kissing Couple ...
.... and the San Diego marina.
Gotta love the S-3 Viking,
an Anti Submarine Warfare (ASW) aircraft,
with the luck of the Irish!
The crow's next towers over the flight deck ...
.... with Old Glory flying proudly!
The flight deck crew face a variety of danger ...
... including being blown off the carrier. The fence like mechanism offers a safety catch.
The view from the end of the flight deck is illuminating ...
... to watch the Coronado ferries sail by the USS Midway.
Kim in Baltimore
Aloha Spirit in Charm City