Nolan Fly Your Own Jet U.S. Navy It’s an Education. Navy fighter pilot is pictured adjusting his striking helmet under the ghostly image of a carrier. Artist focuses on the man not the machine that is only ‘yours’ to fly, not to own. Probably the most famous naval aviator of the Vietnam era is John McCain who flew an A-4 Skyhawk from the carrier USS Forrestal. 14×19 near mint.