military aircrafts

“A TBM-3 Avenger of Composite Squadron (VC) 84 pictured after the pilot took a wave-off during an attempted recovery on board the escort carrier Makin Island (CVE-93). Note the 5-inch High-Velocity Aircraft Rockets (HVAR) on the undersides of the wings.” 10 January 1945.

(National Museum of Naval Aviation: NNAM.1996.253.1501)