What is the first generation 5 Plane to be officially to be used in military ?

Is the B - 117 bomber a gen 5 plane or is the F -22 really the 1st gen 5 plane and the best made


I mean the F - 117 fighter jet 

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  • Daniel
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    The F-117 was developed in the 70s, not long after the other 4th generation fighters.  

    The F-22 was the US's first 5th gen fighter.  

  • 4 weeks ago

    Never heard heard of a B-117. The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress was a strategic bomber used in WW2. You can't compare a bomber to a fighter different mission. Cutting through all The Bullshyt the best Air Superiority Fighter is the F-15 Eagle the facts and it's Combat record prove that.

    The  F-117 NightHawk wasn't a fighter it was a stealth deep penetration precision bomber. It's payload was Limited and for the time it was used it did it's job well.

    • Carlos4 weeks agoReport

      F- 15 104 - 0 record and still dominate in use until 2040s sure

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