McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle

@ Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, PA

September 2010

This Strike Eagle taxies in after performing at the Wings Over Pittsburgh Airshow.  The F-15E was designed in the 1980’s by McDonnell Douglas as a long range interdiction fighter. The company envisaged the aircraft as a replacement for the F-111 Aardvark and F-4 Phantoms.  Built with a sturdier airframe, these F-15Es are expected to remain in service past 2025.

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