Since February a team of five workers with S&K Technologies has been taking an F-15D apart—and still has a way to go before it will have completely disassembled the fighter, probably in November—to enable the Air Force to study age effects that could guide how USAF maintains its legacy F-15 fighters. Here, Steve Hartley, site manager, examines the underbelly of an F-15 prior to disassembly.
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