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US Marines Harrier Formation

U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harriers assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 223, conduct an aerial refuel near Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., Nov. 15, 2016. Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252 participated in an aerial refueling exercise with VMA-223, Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 3, and Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 365 to maintain interservice operability. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Anthony J. Brosilow/Released)

U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harriers assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 223, conduct an aerial refuel near Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., Nov. 15, 2016. Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252 participated in an aerial refueling exercise with VMA-223, Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 3, and Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 365 to maintain interservice operability. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Anthony J. Brosilow/Released)

U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harriers assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 223, conduct an aerial refuel near Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., Nov. 15, 2016. Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252 participated in an aerial refueling exercise with VMA-223, Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 3, and Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 365 to maintain interservice operability. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Anthony J. Brosilow/Released)

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USMC Harrier Takeoff

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 10, 2017) An AV-8B Harrier II jet, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 162, takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). Iwo Jima, components of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are conducting a Combined Composite Training Unit Exercise that is the culmination of training for the Navy-Marine Corps team and will certify them for deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Michael H. Lehman/Released)

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 10, 2017) An AV-8B Harrier II jet, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 162, takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). Iwo Jima, components of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are conducting a Combined Composite Training Unit Exercise that is the culmination of training for the Navy-Marine Corps team and will certify them for deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Michael H. Lehman/Released)

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 10, 2017) An AV-8B Harrier II jet, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 162, takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). Iwo Jima, components of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are conducting a Combined Composite Training Unit Exercise that is the culmination of training for the Navy-Marine Corps team and will certify them for deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Michael H. Lehman/Released)