F-22s Deploy to Qatar for the First Time Amid Iran Tensions

F-22s Deploy to Qatar for the First Time Amid Iran Tensions
U.S. Air Force photo by SSgt Corey Hook

The U.S. Air Force has deployed its F-22 Raptor stealth fighter to the Middle East for increased presence amid ongoing tensions with Iran.

U.S. Air Forces Central Command announced Friday that the jets have arrived in Al Udeid Air Base in Qatar for the first time to "defend American forces and interests." The command posted photos alongside the announcement on social media. Nearly a dozen F-22s are now in the region, the Associated Press reported.

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