- More deployment of forces in preparation for WW3.
- US Sends F-15 Fighter Jets to Iceland and the Netherlands Following Huge Military Drills Carried Out by Russia
by DAILYMAIL.COM REPORTER, http://www.dailymail.co.uk/ , 2 April 2016
* The U.S. is deploying 12 F-15C Eagles and approximately 350 airmen to Iceland and the Netherlands
* Iceland is the only country in NATO that does not have a military
* The F-15s are part of the U.S.’s Theater Security Packages, a rotational force used to augment existing Air Force capabilities in Europe
* The aircraft are scheduled to remain in Europe through September
The United States has deployed 12 F-15C Eagle fighter jets and and approximately 350 airmen to Iceland and the Netherlands. The Air Force announced that the U.S. aircraft came from the 131st Fighter Squadron at Barnes Air National Guard Base in Massachusetts and the 194th Fighter Squadron at Fresno Air National Guard Base in California. Their mission will be support NATO air surveillance missions in Iceland and conduct flying training in the Netherlands.