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An F-15E Strike Eagle flies over a forward-deployed location in Southwest Asia. Aircraft like this are capable of monitoring battlespace with their targeting pods.
20th TASS Danang flightline, 0-1 Bird Dogs of the 20th, December 1966.
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Heroes of the Alamo
Grumman F4B-4
The Daniel Colle,an 81.6 foot Tug from Colle Towing Company,passing in front of Northrop Grumman Ship Systems,Ingall's Operation and the DDG-103 USS Truxtun being built in Pascagoula,Ms.
The First USCG National Security Cutter Berthholf(WMSL-750) coming to Port at Northrop Grumman.Pascagoula,MS.on the 66th anniversary of the Day of Infamy.07 December 2007.This is the first of eight being built at the Pascagoula shipyard.Bertholf was the first commandant of the U.S.Coast Guard.
"The Last LHD"  USS Makin Island LHD 8 being built at Northrop Grumman Ship Systems Pascagoula MS.It is 844 feet long and has a 106 foot beam DWL,118 foot beam at the Flight Deck.It is powered by two 35,000 Bhp G.E. gas turbines,two 5,000 Bhp variable speed AC electric motors,two 16.5 ft diameter controllable pitch props built by Rolls Royce.The draft is 27.3 feet ,and it has a top speed of 20 knots.It has 6 4,000 Kw diesel generators.The crew consists of 65 officers,994 enlisted,and a Marine detachment of 1,687 troops plus 184 surge.The LHD 8 will be the last LHD-1 Wasp-class Ship,all built at Northrop Grumman Ship Systems Ingalls Operation in Pascagoula,Ms.,but the first to have gas turbine engines,and electric drive.It has 6 Operating Rooms,17 ICU beds,and 47 Bed Ward.All for around 1.8 Billion Dollars.It will be Commisioned in April 2009 in San Diego,Ca.
Honor Gaurd securing the halliard of the United States Flag.The Flag was given to Merchants and Marine Bank by U.S.Senator Trent Lott from Pascagoula,Mississippi ,before he retired, after they rebuilt the Bank after Hurricane Katrina and flew over our Nations Capitol.Lott also lost his ,250 year old, home to Katrina on Beach Boulevard.
Washington November 22,2005.The first Deep Water National Security Cutter is set to be built at Northrup Grumman Shipbuilding  Pascagoula,MS facility.The ship will bare the name Bertholf in honor of the Organizations first Commandant.Ellisworth Price Bertholf 1866-1921,and the number 750.The cutter is 418 feet long and has a top speed of 28 knots.This is the first N.S.C. in a total of 8 cutters slated to be built to replace the aging Hamilton Class Cutters.It truly is a magnificent ship.Photo courtesy of Alan Hinkel Photography
United States Navy Boeing 737 flying low over Northop Grumman Shipbuilding  in Pascagoula,Mississippi on February 4th,2008.
The LPD-19 USS MESA VERDE being Built at Northrop Grumman Ship Systems,Ingall's Operation,Pascagoula,Ms.24 May 2007.The Ship is the first to employ Stealth Technology and was Delivered Late due to Hurricane Katrina.The Destroyers Truxtun and Dewey were also damaged during the Storm.
WMSL 750,USCG National Security Cutter Bertholf.One of eight being built.A little Overexposed but I was a little inexperienced when I took this.
An F-15E Strike Eagle flies over a forward-deployed location in Southwest Asia. Aircraft like this are capable of monitoring battlespace with their targeting pods.

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An F-15E Strike Eagle flies over a forward-deployed location in Southwest Asia. Aircraft like this are capable of monitoring battlespace with their targeting pods.
An F-15E Strike Eagle flies over a forward-deployed location in Southwest Asia. Aircraft like this are capable of monitoring battlespace with their targeting pods.

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