What does the grounding of the entire F-35 fleet mean for the $400 billion programme’s future?

Contributor: Andrew Elwell
Posted: 02/24/2013
What does the grounding of the entire F-35 fleet mean for the $400 billion programme’s future?
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After discovering a crack on a low pressure turbine blade of an F135 engine last week, Lockheed Martin took the precautionary measure of suspending all test flights of the Joint Strike Fighter. The engine is used in all three F-35 variants. The company said in a press release that "it is too early to know the fleet-wide impact of this


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Andrew Elwell
Contributor: Andrew Elwell