F-35B Landing

200729-N-GA608-2125 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) – An F-35B Lightning II, assigned to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 122 also known as the Flying Leathernecks, takes off from the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)
200729-N-GA608-2125 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) – An F-35B Lightning II, assigned to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 122 also known as the Flying Leathernecks, takes off from the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) – An F-35B Lightning II, assigned to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 122 also known as the Flying Leathernecks, takes off from the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) – Lt. Dave Arnott, a chaplain assigned to amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), conducts a burial at sea aboard an MH-60S Seahawk, assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23. Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) – Lt. Dave Arnott, a chaplain assigned to amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), conducts a burial at sea aboard an MH-60S Seahawk, assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23. Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) – Lt. Dave Arnott, a chaplain assigned to amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), lays to rest the cremains of Lt. Cmdr. Samuel E. Walling during a burial at sea aboard an MH-60S Seahawk, assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23. Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) – Lt. Dave Arnott, a chaplain assigned to amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), says a prayer aboard an MH-60S Seahawk, assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23, in honor of U.S. Coast Guard sailor, Fireman Charles T. Norden, and his wife, Marie J. Norden, during a burial at sea. Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) –Lt. Dave Arnott, a chaplain assigned to amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), prepares to board an MH-60S Seahawk, assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23, with cremains during a burial at sea. Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) –Lt. Dave Arnott, a chaplain assigned to amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), carries cremains across the flight deck during a burial at sea. Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) –LCpl. Denton A. Stewart, a flight equipment technician Marine assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (Reinforced) 164, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, watches an MH-60S Sea Hawk, assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23, land aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

200729-N-GA608-2125
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) – An F-35B Lightning II, assigned to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 122 also known as the Flying Leathernecks, takes off from the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 29, 2020) An MH-60S Seahawk, assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23, approaches amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island, homeported in San Diego, is conducting routine operations in the eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aaron Sperle)

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