Aviation Photo #1996586 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle - USA - Air Force

[ Medium Large ]
1,691 of 2,343
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
F-15C-37-MC nr. 015 departing from Fairford after RIAT 2010. This Eagle operates by 493rd Fighter Squadron "Reapers", what symbolize yellow/black stripes on the tail, subordinated under 48th Fighter Wing based at RAF Lakenheath. Aircraft is assigned to Lt. Col. Connor Blackwood - 493rd FS Commander. Under canopy is painted green star symbolize one destroyed Iraqi PC-9 propeller trainer during Gulf War on 22nd March 1991. Victory was credited to Lt. Robert W. "Gigs" Hehemann, member of 53rd TFS / 36th TFW, after the Iraqi pilot bailed-out from his aircraft after maneuvering combat with Eagles without firing.
  • Add To Album
  • Like (12)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Jiri Zedka
    USA - Air Force
    McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle
    McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
    McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
    McDonnell Douglas
    925/C318
    84-0015
    LN
    Fairford
    England
    United Kingdom
    July 19, 2010
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 2,511
Photo Added: October 14, 2011

Explore Other Great Photos

Photo Albums Containing This Photo

Album
Views
Likes
Photos
Updated
Awesome A.net photos
Views 1.3M
Likes 0
Photos 139.9K
Updated 52 minutes ago
A unique and comprehensive compilation of Jet Fighters from all Around the World
Argentina
Views 831.4K
Likes 2
Photos 24.9K
Updated 23 minutes ago