Accession Number:

AD1103080

Title:

Tactical Aircraft: F-15 Replacement Issues

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

United States General Accountiw Office Washington United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1954-05-05

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Mr. Chairman and Members of the Subcommittee I am pleased to be here today to discuss our report concerning the Department of Defenses DODs planned replacement of F-15air superiority aircraft with F-229. My statement discusses to the extent possible in an unclassified hearing the threat the U.S. air superiority fighter must meet between now and 2015, the capabilities of the F-15 to meet the threat, longevity of F-15s,and the utility of the F-22 for multiple services and multiple roles.

Subject Categories:

  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE