Helicopters and fighter jets are catapulted as a catapult officer gives a go signal aboard USS FDR in the Atlantic Ocean.
Atlantic Ocean Date:1959, April 1 Duration:57 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Midway class aircraft carrier USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR) CVA-42 in the Atlantic Ocean. A catapult officer on the flight deck gives a windup as a jet is catapulted. A U.S. Navy HUP-2 Retriever helicopter in flight in the far background. A U.S. Navy F3H Demon aircraft is positioned and catapulted. An airplane director signals another aircraft. The catapult officer gives a go signal as a jet swishes past at a high speed.
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