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F-15 Eagle

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F-15 Eagle
Type Fighter Aircraft
Manufacturer McDonnell, Douglas/Boeing.
Status Active
Max Speed 1,650 mph

The F-15 Eagle system entered service with the United States Air Force in 1979 and was quick to position itself was the best fighter platform in the world. The system first saw combat in Israeli hands when Israeli F-15's shot down Soviet-produced MiG-21 Fishbed fighters piloted by Syrian forces. Since then, the system has been introduced in a variety of limited flavours including a trainer conversion model and the improved Strike Eagle variant.

  • General Characteristics
    • Length - 19.44 m
    • Height - 5.64 m
    • Wingspan - 13.04 m
  • Armament
    • Maximum Range - 600 miles
    • Service Ceiling - 62,900 ft.