F/A-18E SuperHornet by Digital Integration - 1998 F/A-18E SuperHornet by Digital Integration - 1998
Exhibit - F/A-18E Super Hornet

Carrier Ops

ACTION KEYS
10 miles
At 10 miles from the carrier you should just be able to see it, weather permitting
Altitude 600 ft
Speed 200 kts
Fence check
If you leave Countermeasures on Automatic the ship's various radars can trigger the release of flares.
GEAR DOWN G
FLAPS FULL Shift F
HOOK DOWN H


As you approach the carrier: next checklist

Gear is down ... but not the flaps or arrestor hook!
Gear is down ... but not the flaps or arrestor hook

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