Selected to accelerate the Advanced F-15 with enhanced technology
GE’s advanced F110 engine has been significantly improved to adapt to the unique demands of the F-15EX. New increased airflow, jet engine efficiency, a three-stage chord blisk fan and an advanced radial augmentor reduce complexity, improve maintainability and increase the life span of parts. Built with capability in reserve, the F-110 engine can adapt to changing global threats and mission needs for decades to come.
- Modernized Digital Engine Control (MDEC)
- Enables advanced analytics
Better fuel burn
3D aerodynamic design blades/vanes optimize fuel burn as proven in CFM56*, the most successful commercial jet engine ever made
New liner cooling design
- Enhanced stator vane design
- New HPT nozzle & blade
- New S1 LPT nozzle
- New S2 LPT Blade & Shroud
- Improved turbine cooling air delivery and coatings
Performance capability in reserve
GE has been selected to power 100% of new production F-15s ordered over the past 10 years, including every Advanced F-15 aircraft. With all testing complete and fly-by-wire fully integrated, GE is the lowest risk solution for the entire F-15EX fleet.
Additional jet engine development
Global threats present an urgent and compelling need for the most dependable fighters. Only GE’s active engine production line and robust supply chain are equipped to power the F-15EX now.
F110-GE-129 engines in service, on order, or on option for the Advanced F-15, including the F-15EX.
Lowest cost option for the taxpayer
Plus, strong USAF and allied military interoperability allows shared resources and efficiencies.
Nations have selected GE’s F110 aircraft engines to power their fleet
F110: The Engine of Choice
Decades of support
GE’s strong lineage of military engines supports its commitment to continuous enhancements of proven technology. The strong partnership between GE and the U.S. Air Force has resulted in a legacy of superior global defence. GE has significant experience and expertise in aircraft integration, which it accomplished with Boeing through technology and software upgrades, software version changes, and enhancements in F110 performance and durability.
F101: Boeing (Rockwell) B-1 Lancer
Supersonic variable-swept wing, heavy bomber
F110: Boeing F-15 Eagle, Advance F-15, & F-15EX Eagle II
Twin-engine, supersonic, long-range multirole fighter
Lockheed Martin F-16/F-21
Single-engine, supersonic multirole fighter
Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit
Heavy strategic bomber, featuring low observable stealth technology
Lockheed U-2S Dragon Lady
High altitude subsonic reconnaissance platform
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