Author: Gareth Stringer

Military Aviation: The last F-15 Eagles in Europe have flown the nest

Since May 1977 the F-15 Eagle has been a familiar sight in European skies. Alas it is a sight that is now no more, with RAF Lakenheath’s 493rd Fighter Squadron (FS) ‘The Grim Reapers’ having being replaced by the Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II with the newly reactivated 495th FS. Gareth Stringer takes a look at the history of the F-15 Eagle in Europe, with images from the GAR team. 

Read More

Subscribe to GAR

Enter your email address to subscribe to GAR and receive notifications of new features & articles.

Join 13.4K other subscribers

GAR recommends