F-22 inaugural deployment to Europe

U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor fighter aircraft pilots assigned to the 95th Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., taxi on the flightline Aug. 28, 2015, at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany. The F-22s will conduct dissimilar air training with other Fighter Squadrons in U.S. Air Forces in Europe to include F-15 Eagle and F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter aircraft. The F-22 Raptors will also forward deploy for short periods of time to non-U.S. NATO bases. The USAF’s forward presence in Europe allows training with U.S. allies and partners to develop and improve regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Ruano/Released)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Christopher RuanoReleased
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