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F6F landing on aircraft carrier USS Yorktown, WWII, USA... "Dynamic static. The motion of its props causes an "aura" to form around this F6F on U.S.S. Yorktown. Rapid changes of pressure and drop in temperature create condensation. Rotating with blades, halo moves aft, giving depth and perspective. November 1943. Navy, 80-G-204747A."

Pigeon truck WW1.... one job that has definitely gone away.... that would be pigeon carrier driver for communications during a World War.....

Flight deck of an unidentified U.S. aircraft carrier filled with Hellcat fighters and Dauntless dive bombers awaiting takeoff during Palau air attacks. Approximately 1943.

An MV-22 Osprey, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 166, launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75). US Navy Photo