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  • Marine Corps F-35Bs depart USS Wasp after carrier tests


    Six US Marine Corps F-35B Joint Strike Fighters have departed the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp following a one-and-a-half-week trial that included 108 test sorties and an F135 engine delivery from a V-22 Osprey as the first combat fighter squadron stationed in Yuma, Arizona, prepares to declare initial operational capability this July.


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  • Marine Corps F-35Bs depart USS Wasp after carrier tests


    Six US Marine Corps F-35B Joint Strike Fighters have departed the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp following a...


  • UPDATE: DOD wants to block-buy 450 F-35 jets from Lockheed


    The Pentagon says it has enough confidence in the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter programme to start planning for a...


  • Pentagon firming F-35 Block 4 configuration


    As Pentagon decides what new combat capabilities to “bake” into the Block 4 configuration of the Lockheed Martin F-35...


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  • Marine Corps F-35Bs depart USS Wasp after carrier tests

    News | 29 May 2015 23:02 | James Drew

    Six US Marine Corps F-35B Joint Strike Fighters have departed the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp following a one-and-a-half-week trial that included 108 test sorties and an F135 engine delivery from a V-22 Osprey as the first combat fighter squadron stationed in Yuma, Arizona, prepares to declare initial operational capability this July.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Marine-Corps-F-35Bs-depart-USS-Wasp-after-carrier-tests-412909/
  • OPINION: The trials and tribulations of Canada's procurement process

    News | 29 May 2015 16:42 | Flight International

    ​In a country as wild – and in parts inhospitable – as Canada, and with a coastline that stretches far up into the Arctic, a fleet of search and rescue aircraft as rugged as the landscape is vital.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-The-trials-and-tribulations-of-Canadas-procurement-process-412853/
  • UPDATE: DOD wants to block-buy 450 F-35 jets from Lockheed

    News | 29 May 2015 14:07 | James Drew

    The Pentagon says it has enough confidence in the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter programme to start planning for a three-year block buy that would purchase about 450 jets from prime contractor Lockheed Martin.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UPDATE-DOD-wants-to-block-buy-450-F-35-jets-from-Lockheed-412894/
  • Pentagon firming F-35 Block 4 configuration

    News | 26 May 2015 21:42 | James Drew

    As Pentagon decides what new combat capabilities to “bake” into the Block 4 configuration of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, there is concern about planned upgrades sliding from earlier configurations into Block 4, and about the overall price tag as those modifications are rolled out in the early 2020s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pentagon-firming-F-35-Block-4-configuration-412762/
  • USMC F-35B lands on USS Wasp for operational testing

    News | 21 May 2015 11:43 | Beth Stevenson

    Six US Marine Corps Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II aircraft landed on board the USS Wasp amphibious assault ship on 18 May, where they will begin the first phase of shipboard operational testing for the force’s Joint Strike Fighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USMC-F-35B-lands-on-USS-Wasp-for-operational-testing-412647/
  • Iranian nuclear deal could strengthen Israeli equipment plans

    News | 20 May 2015 10:56 | Arie Egozi

    Preliminary negotiations between Washington and Jerusalem may produce new contracts for two types of aircraft for the Israeli air force.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Iranian-nuclear-deal-could-strengthen-Israeli-equipment-plans-412581/