- The U.S. Air Force has named its brand new F-15EX Eagle “Eagle II.”
- “Eagle II” is yet another disappointing sequel name, following on the heels of the “Lightning II.”
- The name is uninspiring in a time when the U.S. military could use some inspiration.
The U.S. Air Force has officially announced the name of its next-generation F-15 Eagle fighter … and it’s about what you’d expect.
The newest aircraft in the #AirForce fleet has been christened the F-15EX Eagle II. The Eagle II includes the latest mission and software capabilities, such as an advanced electronic warfare upgrade also fielded on F-15E models. #AirPower #Aircraft #Innovation pic.twitter.com/oaJoPihJA1
— U.S. Air Force (@usairforce) April 7, 2021