US Armed Forces

Shadow Defence Secretary hopes pilot is found 'swiftly and safely'

John Healey, the Shadow Defence Secretary and a Labour MP in South Yorkshire has tweeted: "We hope the pilot is found swiftly and safely, and our thoughts are with the pilot’s family, friends and all at RAF Lakenheath.

"Thanks to the coastguard for their efforts."

RAF Lakenheath

The RAF have also tweeted: "Our thoughts are with US Air Force and all at RAF Lakenheath."

West Suffolk Hospital 'standing in solidarity' with RAF Lakenheath

The West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust, which runs the general hospital in Bury St Edmunds, about 15 miles from RAF Lakenheath, has tweeted its support for the local USAF community.

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