Tiger Cruise

08/17/2011: Tiger cruise as USS Enterprise returns home.

Credit: USN Visual Service:07/14/2011


  • The first photo shows an F/A-18F Super Hornet shakes off a vapor cloud during a flight demonstration as part of a tiger cruise. Enterprise embarked 1,500 friends and family on the way to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk after a 6-month deployment.
  • The second photo shows an SH-60 Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (HS) 11 releases flares during a flight demonstration as part of a tiger cruise
  • The final photo shows an F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the Red Rippers of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 211 launches from the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) during a flight demonstration as part of a tiger cruise.

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