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McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

The McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle is an American twin-ingine, aw-wather tactical fechter aircraft designed bi McDonnell Douglas (nou Boeing) tae gain an maintain air supremacy in aerial combat.

F-15 Eagle
F-15, 71st Fighter Squadron, in flight.JPG
USAF F-15C during Operation Noble Eagle patrol
Role Air superiority fechter
Manufacturer McDonnell Douglas
Boeing Defense, Space & Security
First flicht 27 Julie 1972
Introduction 9 Januar 1976
Status In service
Primar uisers Unitit States Air Force
Japan Air Sel-Defense Force
Ryal Saudi Air Force
Israeli Air Force
Nummer biggit F-15A/B/C/D/J/DJ: 1,198[1]
Unit cost
F-15A/B: US$27.9 million (1998)
F-15C/D: US$29.9 million (1998)[2]
Variants McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle
McDonnell Douglas F-15 STOL/MTD
Boeing F-15SE Silent Eagle
Mitsubishi F-15J

ReferencesEedit

  1. Davies and Dildy 2007, p. 249.
  2. "F-15 Eagle". af.mil. United States Air Force. Retrieved 29 September 2015.