Pentagon Floats Option To Buy Hundreds Of New F-15s

Credit: F-15 2040C: Boeing
U.S. defense officials on March 12 confirmed a long-term proposal to buy at least 144 new F-15EXs, and potentially scores more of the latest version of Boeing’s strike fighter. The fiscal 2020 budget request includes $1.05 billion in procurement funds to buy the first eight F-15EX aircraft...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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