American fighter crashed in the UK

Американский истребитель разбился в Великобритании

Fighter pilot F-15 U.S. air force, died in the crash, which occurred on the morning of June 15 in the North sea off the coast of great Britain. This was reported by the website of the 48th fighter wing, which is based in the British Lakenheath.

The name of the deceased is not reported.

The cause of the crash is not yet established. Unit has informed that the F-15 was performing a routine flight.

Searches of the pilot led the British rescue service.

F-15 American all-weather fighter of the fourth generation. Aircraft of this type operated since 1976, they remain in the U.S. air force until 2025.