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F-35s fly with Finnish F-18s

The F-35A flew alongside two Finnish F-18 Hornet aircraft as part of a Theater Security Package.

A U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II fighter aircraft, assigned to the 421st Fighter Squadron, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, prepares to join formation while en route to Turku, Finland, June 13, 2019. The F-35A flew alongside two Finnish F-18 Hornet aircraft as part of a Theater Security Package. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jovante Johnson)

These aircraft are in Europe to participate in exercises and conduct training with Europe-based aircraft in support of a Theater Security Package.

Two U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II fighter aircraft, assigned to the 421st Fighter Squadron, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, right, fly in formation with two Finnish F-18 Hornets, left, while en route to Turku, Finland, June 13, 2019. These aircraft are in Europe to participate in exercises and conduct training with Europe-based aircraft in support of a Theater Security Package. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jovante Johnson)

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