F-22 Raptor
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In 60 seconds: The F-22 Raptor jet fighter

The US and Arab allies have launched strikes against Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria.

The attacks served as the first combat test for the F-22 Raptor aircraft, a new generation of advanced fighter jet that was commissioned decades ago.

The BBC explains what the F-22 is capable of - in 60 seconds.

  • 25 Sep 2014
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