In addition to
divesting the entire fleet of A-10 close air support aircraft and U-2
spyplanes, the Air Force’s Fiscal 2015 budget proposal, released March 4, 2014,
looks to cut 51 F-15C fighters, leaving a fleet of 172 aircraft. Here, two
F-15C Eagles from the 493rd Fighter Squadron are checked prior to take-off
during the tactical leadership program at Albacete AB, Spain, on Jan. 20, 2014.
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