Boeing Withdraws Near-Mach 3 Claim For F-15


Credit: Boeing
A Boeing F-15 is still quite fast, but not nearly Mach 3, the company’s program manager said on Feb. 23, correcting a previous statement. “Mach 2.497 is what we can get out of the Eagle jet and that’s close to [Mach] 2.5, but it’s not close to Mach 3,” Rob Novotny said on LinkedIn. His comment...

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