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F-15C And Air To Ground

Sat Dec 03, 2005 2:23 am

After major combat operations in OIF ended, there were several articles in magazines talking about how the Air Force wanted to expand the F-15C's role in to the Air to Ground theater. What is the current status of this program?
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eaglekeeper101
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RE: F-15C And Air To Ground

Sat Dec 03, 2005 8:04 am

To the best of my knowledge, non-existent. Thats what the "dark-gray killing machines" (F-15Es) were built for.  Wink
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RE: F-15C And Air To Ground

Sat Dec 03, 2005 9:08 am

yeah, not happening.

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RE: F-15C And Air To Ground

Mon Dec 05, 2005 3:07 pm

What was that slogan?

"Not a pound for air-to-ground"
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AFHokie
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RE: F-15C And Air To Ground

Mon Dec 05, 2005 4:04 pm

There was some table top discussion of giving them a JDAM capability, but it never went past that.

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