Why Did a Finnish Fighter Jet Land On an American Aircraft Carrier?
The National Interest -

David Axe

Defense Partnerships, Europe

It was part of a pilot exchange program. 

Here's What You Need to Remember: In recent years Finland’s military has participated in more joint military exercises with NATO countries — the first pilot exchange program with the U.S. Marines being a case in point.

On March 17, 2017, in the Atlantic, a fighter jet landed on the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln. The only difference this time was that the pilot was Finnish, not...

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