Cockpit footage released by the US Navy shows fighter jets on their journey to Iraq.
Further footage released today also showed bomb building efforts aboard USS George H Q Bush in the Arabian Gulf.
The GBU-54 bombs have been used in the recent round of airstrikes targeting Islamic State militants in the north of Iraq.
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters have emerged victorious in the battle for Mosul Dam, but the question is - what will their next move be?
An ITV News team at Mosul Dam was with victorious Kurdish Peshmerga fighters at the complex earlier today.
ITV News joined a Kurdish unit fighting Islamist militants near Irbil and found them using tanks from the 1950s and short on ammunition.