(Cover picture: US Department of Defense).
A US Air Force F-15E fighter jet has conducted a low-level flyover in the skies above Scotland.
The 494th F-15E Strike Eagle passed through the Highlands and over Loch Ness on its journey.
In general, low level flying in the UK takes place in different areas.
Operations have highlighted the ability to operate effectively at low-level by day and night is vital in order to support ground forces.