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First photos of US fighter jet crash in Libya

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A US F-15E Eagle fighter jet crashed in Libya during a third night of air strikes against Libyan forces. These exclusive first pictures from The Telegraph, show us what appears to be a crashed-and-burned F-15E.

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According to the spokesman there was no indication the F-15E Eagle had been brought down by hostile fire. Both crew members ejected safely after what was believed to be a mechanical failure.

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Photo Credit: The Telegraph

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boxerfanatic
BoxerFanatic, troublesome iconoclast.

F15E Strike Eagles are amazing planes.

But no machine is immortal, especially ones subjected to high loads and demands.

But yet, Obama canned further F22 development, and now is engaging in an air-superiority battle plan.

Left hand does not know what the right hand is doing, indeed.