Seymour Johnson Air Force Base

Coveted Raytheon Trophy awarded to an Air Combat Command F-15E Strike Eagle fighter squadron for the first time

Coveted Raytheon Trophy awarded to an Air Combat Command F-15E Strike Eagle fighter squadron for the first time

The first Raytheon Trophy awarded to an F-15E Strike Eagle fighter squadron Since 1953, the Raytheon Trophy has been awarded… Read More

3 months ago

For the first time F-15E Strike Eagle fighter bombers (flown by Raytheon Trophy winners) will take part in William Tell Competition

2023 William Tell Competition After a 19-year hiatus, the 2023 William Tell Air-to-Air Competition is scheduled to take place Sep.… Read More

7 months ago

USAF Wants to Cut F-15E Strike Eagle Fleet in Half by 2028 to Focus on Modernizing

USAF plans to cut more than 100 F-15E fighter bombers The US Air Force (USAF) plans to cut more than… Read More

8 months ago

USAF F-15E Strike Eagle lands safely at Larissa Air Base after losing its canopy over Greece

The F-15E Strike Eagle belonged to the 336th Fighter Squadron, of the 4th Fighter Wing, based at Seymour Johnson Air… Read More

2 years ago

F-15E instructor pilot reaches 4,000 flying hours in the Strike Eagle, aims to the 5,000 hour mark

Lt. Col. Eric “Dorf” Ostendorf began his flying career with the F-111 in 1991. In 1996, he transitioned to the… Read More

3 years ago

Cool photos show Seymour Johnson KC-46 Pegasus refueling local F-15E Strike Eagles for first time

F-15E Strike Eagle from the 336th Fighter Squadron at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base were refueled by the KC-46, the… Read More

3 years ago

Seymour Johnson F-15E Strike Eagle hits 10,000 flying hours

F-15E tail 472 is the first Strike Eagle assigned to a Seymour Johnson AFB training squadron, 333rd or 334th FS,… Read More

5 years ago

336th Fighter Squadron CO hits 3,000 hours milestone on F-15E

According to Boeing, Col. Matthew Swanson is the 37th F-15E fighter pilot to eclipse that feat On Jun. 11, 2018… Read More

6 years ago

SOME COOL PHOTOS OF THE F-15E STRIKE EAGLE PAINTED TO COMMEMORATE THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF 4TH FIGHTER WING

The 4th Equipment Maintenance Squadron spent more than one month painting the anniversary scheme for one of the wing’s F-15E… Read More

6 years ago

SOME INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT F-22 RAPTOR’s WEAPON BAYS

The F-22 Raptor is able to launch its weapons at roll rates up to 100 degrees per second Taken on… Read More

7 years ago

SEYMOUR JOHNSON AFB AIRMEN INTRODUCE THE MIGHTY F-15E STRIKE EAGLE TO QATAR MILITARY AUTHORITIES

His Excellency Dr. Khalid Mohammed Al Attiyah has been updated regarding Qatar’s potential multi-billion dollar purchase of over 30 F-15QA aircraft On… Read More

7 years ago

SEYMOUR JOHNSON F-15E STRIKE EAGLE TO LEAD THE FLYOVER AT TODAY’S PRESIDENT-ELECT DONALD TRUMP’S INAUGURATION CEREMONY

335th FS F-15E Strike Eagle will fly alongside a 94th FS F-22 Raptor, 58th FS F-35 Lightning II and a… Read More

7 years ago

HERE’S WHY 30 YEARS AFTER ITS MAIDEN FLIGHT THE F-15E STRIKE EAGLE IS STILL ONE OF THE BEST FIGHTER BOMBERS IN THE WORLD

The F-15E is still a phenomenal and capable war-fighting machine. It controls the sky and dominates the ground On Dec.… Read More

7 years ago

A quick look at how Barksdale Air Force Base provided refuge to evacuated aircraft in the face of Hurricane Matthew

Team Barksdale provided support for over 100 aircraft while still being able to complete the B-52 mission Taken on Oct.… Read More

7 years ago