National Geographic : 1943 Nov
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome, U.S.Navy, Official Aircraft Must Be Spotted and Secured to the Flight Deck So That Rough Seas and High Winds Will Not Toss Them Overboard Big Douglas Dauntless dive bombers, left, and Grumman Wildcats are being spotted after landing. For the take-off,they must bemoved farther afttoclear therunway. When the wind is light, the aircraft are catapulted. Wing lines hold planes to deck. The bridge isonthe control tower tostarboard.