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At sea aboard USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) Aug. 20, 2002 -- An Aviation Boatswain's Mate directs an F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the "Eagles" of Strike Fighter Squadron One One Five (VFA-115) into position on one of four steam driven catapults on the ship's flight deck.  Lincoln and her embarked Carrier Air Wing Fourteeen (CVW-14) are deployed conducting combat missions in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Airman Philip A. McDaniel.  (RELEASED)

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