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Norwegian F-35 maintainers service American jets in historic first-time visit
F-35 Lighting II maintainers from both the U.S. Air Force and Royal Norwegian Air Force work together at Orland Air Base, Norway, to turn two American jets after a sortie June 17, 2019. The visit marked the first time American F-35s have landed in Norway, which operates its own fleet of the fifth-generation fighters, and served as valuable training for the Norwegian maintainers. A fleet of F-35s is currently deployed to Europe as part of the European Deterrence Initiative, as a way of proving the U.S. Air Force's ability to rapidly deploy fifth-generation fighters to European bases. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Austin M. May.)

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Photo by: Master Sgt. Austin M. May |  VIRIN: 190617-F-UA873-0050.JPG