USAF Loses F-15 In U.K.

LONDON — A U.K.-based U.S. Air Force F-15 Eagle has crashed into the countryside in Lincolnshire during a training flight.

The twin-seat F-15D came down in fields near Weston Hills, near the Lincolnshire town of Spalding in northeastern England at around 3.30 p.m. on Oct. 8. The sole pilot on board successfully ejected, and police officials said he suffered only “very minor injuries.”

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from Aviation Week – Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News


Author: David Pflieger

David Pflieger is working as the CEO of Ravn Alaska. David received his pilot training in the United States Air Force, and has since held multiple positions with different airlines, for over 20 years!

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