Tag: 58th Tactical Fighter Squadron
Here’s why the EF-111A aerial kill scored during Operation Desert Storm was “just” another F-15C air-to-air victoryDario Leone -
"Another aircraft hit the ground at my 'two o'clock' about three miles away from where the first Mirage had come down. The pilot of the number two Mirage had gone into a hard right turn to the west in an effort to get away from us, suffered spatial disorientation and then flown into the ground," Capt Robert 'Cheese' Graeter, F-15C...
A QUICK LOOK AT HOW THE U.S. AIR FORCE F-15C EAGLES SCORED THE FIRST AERIAL KILLS OF OPERATION DESERT STORMDario Leone -
The F-15C Eagle fighters accounted for 34 of the 37 USAF air-to-air victories during Operation Desert Storm The F-15 Eagle is an all-weather, extremely maneuverable, tactical fighter designed to permit the U.S. Air Force (USAF) to gain and maintain air supremacy over the battlefield. F-15C and D models were deployed to the Persian Gulf in 1991 in support of Operation Desert...