RAF Lakenheath’s Strike Eagles participate in Green Flag 16-09

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  • By Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum
  • 99th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

Green Flag is a realistic air-land integration combat training exercise involving the air forces of the United States and its allies that is primarily conducted in conjunction with the U.S. Army Combat Training Center.

The 492nd FS is participating with other U.S. military branches and allies in a large scale air-to-surface exercise at held on the National Training Center Fort Irwin, Calif.

Green Flag, in support of the U.S. Army's National Training Center, provides invaluable combat training to joint and coalition warfighters in the art of air-to-surface integration and the joint employment of airpower.