Boeing F-15SE (Silent Eagle) Technical Specifications
Service Year: 2009
Type: Multi-Role Stealth Aircraft Proposal
National Origin: United States
Manufacturer(s): Boeing IDS - USA
Production Total: 1
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 2
Overall Length: 63.75 feet (19.43 meters)
Overall Width: 42.81 feet (13.05 meters)
Overall Height: 18.47 feet (5.63 meters)
Weight (Empty): 31,526 lb (14,300 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 80,910 lb (36,700 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 2 x Pratt & Whitney F100-229 turbofan engines delivering 29,000 lb of thrust each with afterburner.
Maximum Speed: 1,650 mph (2,655 kph; 1,434 knots)
Maximum Range: 2,423 miles (3,900 km)
Service Ceiling: 59,711 feet (18,200 meters; 11.31 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 50,000 feet-per-minute (15,240 m/min)
Armament / Mission Payload
1 x 20mm M61 Vulcan Gatling cannon (starboard wing root, internal).
OPTIONAL (Across external hardpoints as well as up to four interal weapons bays):
AIM-9 Sidewinder short-range air-to-air missiles
AIM-120 AMRAAM medium-range air-to-air missiles
AIM-7 Sparrow Medium-range air-to-air missiles
AGM-65 Maverick air-to-surface missiles
AGM-84 Harpoon anti-ship missiles
Conventional Drop Bombs
Flare/Chaff Decoy Dispenser Pod
Electronic Countermeasures Pod
3 x External Fuel Tanks (one centerline, two underwing).
Global Operators / Customers
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
F-15 "Eagle" - Base Series Designation
F-15E "Strike Eagle" - Base two-seat multi-role strike fighter variant airframe on which the F-15SE is base on.
F-15SE "Silent Eagle" - "Stealthified" F-15E model proposed by Boeing IDS; currently in development; upgrades include internal weapons bay, radar-absorbent material coatings and other 5th Generation-type stealth improvements; single developmental example completed as of this writing.