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Pacific Coast (May 31, 2003) -- Steam from one of four catapults aboard USS Constellation (CV 64) engulfs an F-14D Tomcat assigned to the "Bounty Hunters" of Fighter Squadron Two (VF-2) as it moves onto the catapult during the squadron's end of deployment fly-off. VF-2 is currently returning from a deployment with the Constellation Carrier Strike Group (CSG) in which it supported Operations Southern Watch, Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Daniel J. McLain. (RELEASED)

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