As the U.S. Air Forces in Europe's only F-15 fighter wing, RAF Lakenheath brings unique air combat capabilities to the fight, such as the most advanced Joint Direct Attack Munitions used by the F-15E. RAF Lakenheath provides all-weather, day or night air superiority and air-to-ground precision combat capability and multi-staged improvement program avionics. When teamed together, the F-15E and F-15C provide an air combat capability never before seen in the history of airpower.

The 48th Fighter Wing Mission:
Provide worldwide responsive combat airpower and support.

The 48th Fighter Wing Vision:
To remain USAFE's premier combat wing, capable of dominating any adversary.