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F35B Ship Testing

Is this the end of the steam catapult method of carrier takeoff? Think about it, they could mobilize an entire group of these simultaneously, rather than having each one wait its turn for the catapults. Also,  less crew members to manage the launching and arresting gear... [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=Ki86x1WKPmE]