This is an F-15. It succeeded the F-4 Phantom and is known as the world's greatest air-superiority fighter. Although outdated by new and more agile jets, the F-15 is remembered as one of the greatest fighter jets of the 20th century.
A U.S. Air Force F-15 Eagle aircraft flies a patrol over the desert during the cease-fire between coalition and Iraqi forces following Operation Desert Storm. The aircraft is carrying four AIM-9 Sidewinder missiles on its wing pylons and an AIM-7 Sparrow missile beneath its fuselage.