Air superiority fighter (F-15A/C) in service since 1976, long range strike fighter (F-15E) in service since 1987. Fighter development to replace the F-4, changed to the improved F-15C/D in 1979. F-15J licence production by Mitsubishi, Japan. McDonnell Douglas F-15 production ceased in 1992. F-15E special long range fighter development by Boeing to replace the F-111 (F-15I for Israel and F-15S for Saudi Arabia). F-15E: MTOW 36,740kg. Max Mach 2.50.
Wing span (metric)
C: 2 x 65.3 kN P&W F100-PW-200 (2 x 107.7 kN with afterburner) turbofans.