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F-15E Strike Eagles soar into Red Flag 19-2

Two U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron prepare an F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet that is participating in Red Flag 19-2 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 12, 2019. Aircraft from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., are participating as the Strike role in Red Flag 19-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bryan Guthrie)

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Mathew Clutts, a Weapons System Officer (WSO) on an F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet assigned to the 336th Fighter squadron, buckles up his harness while standing on top of an F-15E at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 12, 2019. A WSO’s job is to select targets and navigate with the aid of a moving map display, produced by an AlliedSignal remote film strip reader. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bryan Guthrie)

A U.S. Air Force Airman assigned to the 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron sits on an F-15E Strike Eagle while waiting for his pilot to arrive at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 12, 2019. The squadron is responsible for the readiness of personnel, aircraft and equipment to support combat aircrew training and execute deliberate and contingency plans worldwide. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bryan Guthrie)

A U.S. Air Force F-15E Fighting Falcon fighter jet, assigned to the 336th Fighter Squadron (FS), takes off from Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 12, 2019. The 335th and 336th Fighter Squadrons are operational units tasked to respond to wartime commitments and contingency taskings to secure and defend national interests worldwide. They employ conventional and precision weapons against targets in strategic attack, interdiction, counter air and offensive air support roles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bryan Guthrie)

Airman 1st Class Katie Brinlee, 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (AMXS) F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet maintainer, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., prepares to launch her jet during Red Flag 19-2 at Nellis AFB, Nev., March 12, 2019. The 4th AMXS plans and directs aircraft generation and maintenance operations of approximately 1,000 U.S. Air Force personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie)

Airman 1st Class Katie Brinlee, 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (AMXS) F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet maintainer, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., inspects her jet during Red Flag 19-2 at Nellis AFB, Nev., March 12, 2019. The 4th AMXS accomplishes 12,519 sorties and 23,633 flying hours annually. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie)

An F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet assigned to the 4th Fighter Wing, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., takes off to participate in Red Flag 19-2 at Nellis AFB, Nev., March 12, 2019. Red Flag provides aircrews the experience of multiple, intensive air combat sorties in the safety of a training environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie)

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, N.V. -- Two U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron prepare an F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet that is participating in Red Flag 19-2 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 12, 2019. Aircraft from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., are participating as the Strike role in Red Flag 19-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bryan Guthrie)
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