F-15E

USAF F-15E fighter drops 2.3-ton ‘bunker buster’ bomb for the first time

An F-15E USAF fighter jet tested a new 2,300-kilo ‘bunker buster’ bomb specifically designed to destroy hardened and buried targets....


Chilly ride: Israeli jet fighter loses canopy at high altitude

An Israeli Air Force F-15 “Baz” fighter aircraft was forced to an emergency landing after losing its canopy at an altitude of 30,000 feet (9 kilometers) during a training flight, on January 2, 2019....


History Hour: Strike Eagle makes maiden flight

On July 8, 1980, the prototype McDonnell Douglas F-15 Strike Eagle, a fighter-bomber variant converted from the second two-seat F-15B Eagle trainer, F-15B-4-MC 71-0291, made its first flight. Originally designated TF-15A, -0291 first flew nearly seven years earlier, 18 October 1973....


JASSM-ER declared operational on F-15E Strike Eagle

Lockheed Martin's Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) – Extended Range (ER) achieved full operational capability on the F-15E Strike Eagle, flown by the U.S. and allied nations' air forces, the company announced in a statement on February 6, 2018....