U.S. air campaign against ISIS

Last Modified: Sat Mar 11 2017 17:37:31 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2014
    Launch of air strikes against ISIS.
  • 136,067
    sorties flown by U.S. and coalition warplanes as of 27 Jan.
  • 31,900
    targets had been reported damaged or destroyed by late September of last year. These include:
  • 164
    tanks
  • 388
    humvees
  • 8,638
    fighting positions
  • 50,000
    + ISIS fighters are believed to have been killed since military operations began.
  • $12.5 million
    average daily cost of operations.
  • $10.99 billion
    According to the most recent Pentagon figures, the bill for the campaign of December 31, 2016.