Stock Photo Description: GULF OF OMAN (Oct. 15, 2008) An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the “Stingers” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113 embarked aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) flies to an Operation Enduring Freedom mission in Afghanistan. Ronald Reagan and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 are providing support to coalition forces on the ground in Afghanistan. (U.S. Navy photo by Cmdr. Erik Etz). Stock photography by Department of Defense Public Domain.