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F-15 Eagle

F-15

The F-15 offers the world’s most advanced technologies and delivers more payload to the fight, more speed to target and more range than any fighter in the world.

A Force Multiplier

The F-15 is an affordable, low-risk solution that maintains capacity and adds capability to the U.S. Air Force while preserving the Air Superiority and Homeland Defense missions. Today's F-15 offers next generation technologies including an advanced cockpit, AESA radar, digital electronic warfare suite, the world's fastest mission computer and modern sensors to remain ahead of current and evolving threats. With more speed, more range and more payload, the undefeated F-15 is combat ready today.

Faster, Further & Higher with Unmatched Payload

F-15 Quick Facts

Advanced F-15: Innovation in air superiority

F-15 Customers

Boeing’s F-15 program was initiated at the request of the United States Air Force, which demanded a fighter jet designed to maintain the country’s air superiority. Through its variants, the F-15 has also served that mission internationally with numerous global customers.

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    United States

  • Japan flag

    Japan

  • Israel flag

    Israel

  • Saudi Arabia flag

    Saudi Arabia

  • South Korea flag

    South Korea

  • Singapore flag

    Singapore

  • Qatar flag

    Qatar

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F-15 Technical Specifications

Length 63.8 ft (19.45 m)
Height 18.5 ft (5.65 m)
Wing Span 42.8 ft (13.05 m)
Propulsion Two P&W F100 or two GE F110 turbofan engines in 29,000 lb (13,154 kg) thrust class with afterburning
Weight 45,000 lb (20, 411 kg) class
81,000 lb (36, 700 kg) max gross takeoff
Speed 1,875 mph (3,017 kph)
Armament F-15A/B/C/D air-to-air:
20mm cannon
AIM-120 (AMRAAM) missiles
AIM-9 (Sidewinder) missiles
AIM-7 (Sparrow) missiles
F-15E Air-to-ground:
Precision guided munitions
Variety of missiles and bombs
F-15E Air-to-air:
Cannon
8 medium- and short-range missiles
Advanced F-15:
12 air-to-air missiles
24 air-to-ground munitions

Feature Stories

Fast Gas: This Pit Crew's Vehicle Goes 1,875 mph

Fast Gas: This Pit Crew's Vehicle Goes 1,875 mph

June 25, 2018 in Technology, Defense

Boeing Test & Evaluation team uses Air Force combat technique to make Advanced F-15 testing more efficient.

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F-15E Tests Fastest Fighter Jet Computer in the World

F-15E Tests Fastest Fighter Jet Computer in the World

August 8, 2016 in Defense

The Advanced Display Core Processor II recorded its first flight in a U.S. Air Force F-15E July 8 and proved out what is arguably the fastest fighter jet computer in the world.

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Nelda Lee, retired F-15 flight test engineer

A Pioneer in Aerospace Retires from the Jet She Loves

September 15, 2014 in Defense

Boeing design and flight test engineer Nelda Lee reflects on becoming the first woman to record flying time in an F-15, inspiring a new generation of women in aerospace.

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