493 FS ” Gold before dawn”

493rd Fighter Squadron F-15C Eagle takes off at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Jan. 9. The F-15C Eagle is an all-weather tactical fighter designed to help the Air Force maintain air supremacy. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Abby L. Finkel)

 

A 493rd Fighter Squadron F-15C Eagle takes off at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Jan. 9. The 493rd FS’s continued presence has enabled regular participation in exercises and other operational engagements in the region, reassuring partners and allies of the U.S.’s commitment to European security and stability. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Abby L. Finkel)

A 493rd Fighter Squadron F-15C Eagle takes off at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Jan. 9. The F-15C Eagle is an all-weather tactical fighter designed to help the Air Force maintain air supremacy. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Abby L. Finkel)

A 493rd Fighter Squadron F-15C Eagle takes off at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Jan. 9. The design of the weapons and flight control systems on the one-seater fighter aircraft allow the pilot to safely and effectively perform air-to-air combat without a co-pilot. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Abby L. Finkel)

A 493rd Fighter Squadron F-15C Eagle takes off at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Jan. 9. The 493rd FS recently returned from Siauliai Air Base, Lithuania, after supporting the 45th rotation of NATO’s Baltic Air Policing mission. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Abby L. Finkel)

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