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  • Soaring Eagles: F-15 serves for 50-years and counting

    KINGSLEY FIELD, Ore. -- It was July 27, 1972 at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., when the F-15 Eagle took its first flight over the Mojave Desert under the hand of McDonnel-Douglas test pilot Irving L. Burrows.Twenty-eight months later it was delivered to the U.S. Air Force where it has served