Stealth's Little Helper: How the F-15EX Will Make the F-22 and F-35 Even Better
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Good news. 

Built for a 20,000-flight hour life span and brand-spanking-new off the line, the F-15Xs bring a bit of old school and new technology to a modern battlespace and look good doing it. As the old adage goes, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.”

Boeing’s new incarnation of the venerable F-15 will be padding the ranks of high-dollar aircraft such as the F-35 Lightning II and F-22 Raptor- and they won’t cost the US Air Force and arm and a leg to do so.

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