American warplanes based at Lakenheath in Suffolk will be taking part in night training missions between May 19th and May 22nd.
Senior officers say the night operations are required to maintain aircrew proficiency and ensure pilots remain ready to meet future challenges.
American warplanes based at Lakenheath in Suffolk are moving to the nearby base at Mildenhall today.
Twelve F-15 fighter aircraft will be re-locating while the runway at Lakenheath is repaired. It's due to re-open in October.