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McDonnell Douglas F-15D Eagle

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The Ocean Sky 2019 exercise will take place in the Canary archipelago between October 19 and 30, 2019.
The purpose of the exercise is to train the capabilities of the Command and Control structure of the Combat Air Command in an air superiority campaign, which allows to increase the level of preparation for air-to-air combat of the Air Army fighter units and of the invited foreign units. In this regard, this edition of the Ocean Sky has the participation of the 493 U.S. Air Force Squadron. (equipped with F-15C aircraft) and 151 Turkish Air Force Squadron (equipped with F-16 aircraft).
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Aircraft Data

The McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle developed for the United States Air is an all-weather, extremely maneuverable, tactical fighter designed to permit the Air Force to gain and maintain air supremacy over the battlefield.

The F-15E Strike Eagle variant is an all-weather strike fighter, designed for long-range interdiction of enemy ground targets deep behind enemy lines.

Summary data for McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle -
Country of originFirst flightNo. builtNo. in serviceCrewPassengers
United States197215003851n/a

Power

2 x Pratt & Whitney F100 (17900 - 29100 lbf) turbofan engines.


Weapons

One internally mounted M-61A1 20mm 20-mm, six-barrel cannon with 940 rounds of ammunition; four AIM-9L/M Sidewinder and four AIM-7F/M Sparrow air-to-air missiles, or eight AIM-120 AMRAAMs


Dimensions

Dimensions for McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle -
Length63 ft. 8 in.
Wing Span42 ft. 8 in.
Height18 ft. 8 in.
Empty Weight31,700 lbs.
Max Weight68,000 lbs.

Performance

Performance of McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle -
Max Speed1,875 mph
Cruise Speed1,500 mph
Ceiling65,000 ft.
Normal Range1,060nm (combat radius)
Max Range3,000nm (ferry range with external fuel tanks)

Updated 8th March 2009

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McDonnell Douglas F-15D Eagle

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24th October 2019
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