100th ARW "feeds the beast" during exercise Iron Hand

An F-22 Raptor assigned to the 95th Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., flies over the Norfolk Sea April 19, 2016, while participating in Exercise Iron Hand. The fifth generation, multi-role fighter aircraft participated to maximize training opportunities, affirm enduring commitments to NATO allies, and deter any actions that destabilize regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

An F-22 Raptor assigned to the 95th Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., flies over the Norfolk Sea April 19, 2016, while participating in Exercise Iron Hand. The fifth generation, multi-role fighter aircraft participated to maximize training opportunities, affirm enduring commitments to NATO allies, and deter any actions that destabilize regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

Two U.S. Air Force 95th Fighter Squadron F-22 Raptors from Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., fly alongside a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England, April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The fifth generation, multi-role fighter aircraft participated to maximize training opportunities, affirm enduring commitments to NATO allies, and deter any actions that destabilize regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

Two U.S. Air Force 95th Fighter Squadron F-22 Raptors from Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., fly alongside a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England, April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The fifth generation, multi-role fighter aircraft participated to maximize training opportunities, affirm enduring commitments to NATO allies, and deter any actions that destabilize regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

Two U.S. Air Force 95th Fighter Squadron F-22 Raptors from Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., fly alongside a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England, April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The fifth generation, multi-role fighter aircraft participated to maximize training opportunities, affirm enduring commitments to NATO allies, and deter any actions that destabilize regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

Two U.S. Air Force 95th Fighter Squadron F-22 Raptors from Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., fly alongside a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England, April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The fifth generation, multi-role fighter aircraft participated to maximize training opportunities, affirm enduring commitments to NATO allies, and deter any actions that destabilize regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

A U.S. Air Force 48th Fighter Wing F-15 Strike Eagle from RAF Lakenheath, England, approaches the boom of a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The 48th FW participated in air training drills alongside U.S.A.F. F-22s and other Europe-based aircraft in support of exercise Iron Hand. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

A U.S. Air Force 48th Fighter Wing F-15 Strike Eagle from RAF Lakenheath, England, approaches the boom of a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The 48th FW participated in air training drills alongside U.S.A.F. F-22s and other Europe-based aircraft in support of exercise Iron Hand. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

A U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England, refuels an F-22 Raptor from the 95th Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., while participating in exercise Iron Hand April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The F-22s conducted multiple air training exercises with 48th Fighter Wing F-15s assigned to RAF Lakenheath, as well as other U.S. and Royal Air Force aircraft throughout the exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

A U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England, refuels an F-22 Raptor from the 95th Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., while participating in exercise Iron Hand April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The F-22s conducted multiple air training exercises with 48th Fighter Wing F-15s assigned to RAF Lakenheath, as well as other U.S. and Royal Air Force aircraft throughout the exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

An F-22 Raptor assigned to the 95th Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., pulls into position to receive fuel from a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The 95th FS participated in air training drills alongside F-15s and other Europe-based aircraft in support of exercise Iron Hand. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)

An F-22 Raptor assigned to the 95th Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., pulls into position to receive fuel from a 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England April 19, 2016, over the Norfolk Sea. The 95th FS participated in air training drills alongside F-15s and other Europe-based aircraft in support of exercise Iron Hand. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor/Released)