This shot was taken shortly after completing a low level mission through the mountains of Scotland. Post flight checks are being carried out by the US Navy groundcrew, seen here wearing standard-issue fluorescent safety vests, replacing the more familiar green, brown and blue vests normally worn during carrier deck operations.
Second use of registration N703CK on a 747. From Dec 1992 to Aug 2003 it was used on 747-146 c/n 19727, and the aircraft in this photo carried it from Feb 2005 until wfu in Feb 2013. In Feb 2018 it was allocated to a third aircraft, 747-412B c/n 24226.