F-14 Tomcat loaded with Phoenix missiles

US Navy’s F-14 Tomcat air superiority fighter jet. This Tomcat has a full payload of six AIM-54 Phoneix long range air-to-air missiles (AAM). The Tomcat was designed to intercept long range Soviet bombers and was the primary carrier based interceptor jet for the US Navy from the late 1970s till the early 2000s.