Your Firstie Year at USNA, you get to select which service you join upon commissioning. Lots of Mids select Navy Air. Why? Take a look at what you could be flying:
The F-35B short takeoff/vertical landing variant completed ship suitability testing aboard the USS WASP (LHD-1) off the coast of Virginia in October 2011. Combined, F-35B test aircraft BF-2 and BF-4 accomplished 72 short takeoffs and 72 vertical landings during the three-week testing period.