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Two F-15C Eagles assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron taxi at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. The U.S. routinely and visibly demonstrates commitment to its allies and partners through the global employment of its military forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Two F-15C Eagles assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron taxi at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. The U.S. routinely and visibly demonstrates commitment to its allies and partners through the global employment of its military forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

An F-15C Eagle assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron prepares to land at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. The transatlantic strategic relationship between the U.S. and its European allies and partners has been forged over the past seven decades, and it is built on a foundation of shared values, experiences, and vision. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

An F-15C Eagle assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron prepares to land at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. The transatlantic strategic relationship between the U.S. and its European allies and partners has been forged over the past seven decades, and it is built on a foundation of shared values, experiences, and vision. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Airmen assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron perform post flight checks on an F-15C Eagle at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. Successful international operations are a testament to the cooperative efforts and enduring relationship between the U.S., allies and partner nations. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Airmen assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron perform post flight checks on an F-15C Eagle at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. Successful international operations are a testament to the cooperative efforts and enduring relationship between the U.S., allies and partner nations. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Four F-15C Eagles assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron taxi at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. IAS promotes regional stability and security, while strengthening partner capabilities and fostering trust. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Four F-15C Eagles assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron taxi at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. IAS promotes regional stability and security, while strengthening partner capabilities and fostering trust. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

An F-15C Eagle assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron flies over Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. The United States has been participating in this IAS mission since 2008, and routinely trains with its European counterparts. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

An F-15C Eagle assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron flies over Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. The United States has been participating in this IAS mission since 2008, and routinely trains with its European counterparts. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

An Airman assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron marshals an F-15C Eagle at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. The United States has been participating in this IAS mission since 2008, and routinely trains with its European counterparts. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

An Airman assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron marshals an F-15C Eagle at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, July 30, 2018 in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission. The United States has been participating in this IAS mission since 2008, and routinely trains with its European counterparts. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)