F-15EX

“The F-15EX Eagle II can shoot farther than any other fighter in the USAF arsenal,” Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center says

“The F-15EX Eagle II can shoot farther than any other fighter in the USAF arsenal,” Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center says

“One of the main takeaways from these live fire shots is the F-15EX Eagle II can clearly function as a… Read More

2 years ago

Boeing has started Integration of EPAWSS on USAF F-15E Strike Eagle fighter bombers

Forty-three F-15E Strike Eagle fighter bombers will receive EPAWSS, which is also the electronic warfare system that will equip the… Read More

2 years ago

USAF to host events to celebrate 50th Anniversary of the maiden flight of the mighty F-15 Eagle

The events all mark a half-century of undefeated air dominance operations for the F-15 Eagle, the fighter that has never… Read More

2 years ago

USAF wants to retire 250 Old Aircraft including 33 F-22 Raptor Stealth Fighters, to purchase 82 New Airplanes, including an accelerated buy of F-15EX Eagle IIs

The USAF asked Congress to retire 150 airplanes in its fiscal 2023 budget, including 33 of its advanced F-22 Raptor… Read More

2 years ago

Indonesia cleared to buy up to 36 F-15ID Aircraft, signs contract to buy 42 Dassault Rafale Fighters

The Indonesian Air Force chief said on Feb. 18, 2021 that his country would have purchased F-15EX jets from Boeing… Read More

2 years ago

F-15EX Eagle II fires an AIM-120D AMRAAM Air-to-Air Missile for the First Time

Flying over the Gulf of Mexico, the US Air Force’s newest fighter, the F-15EX Eagle II, successfully fired an AIM-120D… Read More

2 years ago

Alternate fighter plan recommends ‘USAF to Kill F-15EX, extend F-22, purchase more F-35s and new Stealth fighters’

Retiring the F-22 before the NGAD (its replacement) is in hand would allow China “the fait accompli it seeks” in… Read More

2 years ago

First operational test mission for F-15EX Eagle II

The F-15EX Eagle ll underwent its first-ever operational test mission paired with F-15Cs and F-15Es at Nellis Air Force Base… Read More

2 years ago

Eglin F-15C Eagle # 82-0025 flew final flight honoring fallen Eagle pilot. An F-15EX will replace the Jet 025.

The retirement flight of F-15C Eagle # 82-0025 recognized Maj. James Duricy, on the F-15 that replaced his aircraft lost… Read More

3 years ago

The F-15EX Eagle II both shot down some adversaries and was shot down itself during Exercise Northern Edge

During Exercise Northern Edge the F-15EXs were test flown to see if they could play the part now met in… Read More

3 years ago

USAF has not grounded its own two F-15EX jets following F-15QA mishap

The USAF has not grounded its own two F-15EX jets, which are based on the F-15QA, nor has it issued… Read More

3 years ago

“USAF will reduce its fighter inventory from seven fleets to four, and the F-22 Raptor is not on the service short list,” Air Force Chief of Staff said

The objective mix will include the A-10 “for a while”; the Next-Generation Air Dominance (NGAD) system; the F-35, “which will… Read More

3 years ago

F-15EX Eagle II is being aggressively tested in the skies over Alaska

Just weeks after delivery to Eglin Air Force Base (AFB), Florida, the F-15EX Eagle II – both 001 and 002… Read More

3 years ago

Exercise debut for the F-15EX Eagle II, USAF’s newest fighter

A USAF F-15EX Eagle II from the 85th Test and Evaluation Squadron, 53rd Wing, took flight for the first time… Read More

3 years ago

Second F-15EX arrives at Eglin AFB, Eagle II ready to make its exercise debut at Northern Edge 2021

The F-15EX will make its exercise debut at Northern Edge 2021, proving the rapid test efforts of DT/OT integration and… Read More

3 years ago

49 years after the F-15 was christened the Eagle, the USAF names the F-15EX the Eagle II

Apr. 7, 2021 marked the unveiling of the name and the official role of the Air Force’s newest fighter, the… Read More

3 years ago