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1 Battle Made the F-15E Strike Eagle Feared around the World

As told by Tech. Sgt. Daryl Knee, Air Combat Command Public Affairs, “One snapshot reflection focuses on the integration of the F-15E Strike Eagle fighter aircraft as a valued contributor to the close-air-support mission set.”

1 Battle Made the F-15E Strike Eagle Feared around the World

Before the development of the F-22 Raptor, the F-15 Eagle ruled the skies. It replaced the vaunted F-111 as the U.S. military’s primary fighter bomber and, for much of its life, it was the fast-moving air superiority fighter, king of all air superiority fighters. In much of the world, it still rules — and there are many, many reasons why.

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