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  1. Boeing unveils the design of a hypersonic plane that could hit 3,800 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Digital Trends

    ... Boeing 787 Dreamliner passenger jet has a cruising speed of around 560 mph (903 kmh), while the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle fighter plane can push the dial to around 1,650 mph (2,665 kmh). So yes, a ride in Boeing's design would have your eyeballs ...

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  2. Boeing to support Royal Saudi Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | UPI

    ... enables Boeing to provide repair and return of parts for the Royal Saudi Air Force's fleet of McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle variants and aerospace ground equipment, according to the Pentagon press release. Work on the contract will occur in the ...

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  3. Us F-15 Eagle fighter jet snapped flying close to a cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Now THAT'S flying low! Clifftop plane spotters snap US F-15 Eagle fighter jet flying BELOW them just 200 feet away F-15 Eagle fighter jets were spotted flying just 200ft away from the edge of a cliff in Snowdonia, Wales It is a popular area for jet fighter training and a group of photographers were thrilled to capture the moment These photographers snapped amazing images of a fighter jet as it flew straight past them - appearing to zoom perilously close to the edge of a cliff. The enthusiasts gathered at Cad East in Snowdonia National Park to take pictures of F-15 Eagle fighters as they completed the Mach Loop - a series of mountains in Wales regularly used for training in low-flying jet aircraft.

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  4. State Department approves $1.1B contract for support of Qatari F-15QA aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | UPI

    ... construction services, cybersecurity and force protection infrastructure in support of Qatar's McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle fleet. Ten U.S. government civilians will also work directly with Qatar to support construction, cybersecurity and force ...

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  5. Here's everything you need to know about the F-22 RaptorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The F-22A Raptor is a fifth-generation fighter incorporating fourth-generation stealth technology, radical maneuvering capabilities, the ability to fly at supersonic speed without afterburners and unprecedented pilot situational awareness, making it the most dominant and advanced air superiority fighter in the world. A combination of sensor capability, integrated avionics, situational awareness and weapons provides F-22 pilots with a first-look, first-shot, first-kill advantage over adversaries.

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  6. 1970s MiGs Return to Egypt in Russian 50 Warplane DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Jewish Press

    ... along with the larger Sukhoi Su-27, was developed to counter new American fighters such as the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle, and the General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon. The MiG-29 entered service with the Soviet Air Force in 1982.

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  7. Qatar, U.S. sign $12B deal on purchase of F-15 jet fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Today.Az

    The agreement was signed on June 14 after a visit to Washington by Qatar's Minister of State for Defense Khalid Al-Attiyah. The fighter jets will be built by Boeing and "give Qatar a state of the art capability and increase security cooperation and interoperability between the United States and Qatar," the U.S. Department of Defense said.

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