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An F-15C Strike Eagle from the 493rd Fighter Squadron takes off from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 6, 2018. The 48th Fighter Wing is the only F-15C fighter wing in USAFE allowing the wing to provide unique air combat capabilities. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15C Strike Eagle from the 493rd Fighter Squadron takes off from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 6, 2018. The 48th Fighter Wing is the only F-15C fighter wing in USAFE allowing the wing to provide unique air combat capabilities. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15E Strike Eagle flying the colors of multiple 48th Fighter Wing squadrons takes off from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 6, 2018. The array of colors identifies it as the 48th FW commander’s aircraft.  An array of avionics and electronics systems gives the F-15E the capability to fight at low altitude, day or night, and in all weather. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15E Strike Eagle flying the colors of multiple 48th Fighter Wing squadrons takes off from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 6, 2018. The array of colors identifies it as the 48th FW commander’s aircraft. Its avionics and electronics systems gives the F-15E the capability to fight at low altitude, day or night, and in all weather. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15E Strike Eagle from the 494th Fighter Squadron takes off from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 7, 2018. The 48th Fighter Wing conducts sorties to help both aircrews and support personnel on the ground to meet essential training requirements to ensure and maintain a ready and capable force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15E Strike Eagle from the 494th Fighter Squadron takes off from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 7, 2018. The 48th Fighter Wing conducts sorties to help both aircrews and support personnel on the ground to meet essential training requirements to ensure and maintain a ready and capable force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15E Strike Eagle from the 492nd Fighter Squadron prepares to land at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 6, 2018. The F-15E is a dual-role fighter designed to perform air-to-air and air-to-ground missions. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15E Strike Eagle from the 492nd Fighter Squadron prepares to land at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 6, 2018. The F-15E is a dual-role fighter designed to perform air-to-air and air-to-ground missions. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15C from the 493rd Fighter Squadron lands at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 6, 2018. The F-15C is an all-weather, extremely maneuverable, tactical fighter designed to permit the Air Force to gain and maintain air supremacy over the battlefield. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15C from the 493rd Fighter Squadron lands at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Feb. 6, 2018. The F-15C is an all-weather, extremely maneuverable, tactical fighter designed to permit the Air Force to gain and maintain air supremacy over the battlefield. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England -- F-15s from the 48th Fighter Wing execute sorties on RAF Lakenheath, England.