U.S. Air Forces in Europe & Air Forces Africa
Published September 25, 2019
U-2 Dragon Lady aircraft assigned to the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, Beale Air Force Base, Calif., deployed to RAF Fairford, England.
The mission of the U-2 is to provide intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities in order to meet combatant commander objectives.
The deployment of ISR assets to the European theater demonstrates U.S. commitment to our allies and partners in the region.