Britain first to take delivery of F-35 as U.S. lauds 'special relationship'

Defence IQ Press
Posted: 07/18/2012

The UK Secretary of State for Defence Philip Hammond shook hands with his U.S. counterpart Leon Panetta in the Pentagon’s press briefing room yesterday as the two held a model of the F-35B Joint Strike Fighter. Hammond is in Washington this week to oversee the handover of the first F-35 jet to Britain. Panetta used the occasion to

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Posted: 07/18/2012

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