48th fw

Take a ride into the danger zone.

An F-15C Eagle from the 493rd Fighter Squadron takes off from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England. The 48th Fighter Wing sent an additional six aircraft and more than 50 personnel to support NATO’s air policing mission in Lithuania, at the request of U.S. allies in the Baltics.

(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Emerson Nunez, 6 MAR 2014.)