Weapon Wednesday – The F-15 is Back

An F-15EX fighter jet under construction in St. Louis
An F-15EX fighter jet under construction in St. Louis
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Boeing has won a contract worth almost US$1.2 billion from the US Air Force to build the first tranche of eight F-15EX fighter jets. The most advanced version of the venerable F-15 that began production in the 1970s, the first two jets are already under construction at Boeing’s St Louis facility and are expected to be delivered in 2021. read more