F-35 Weekly Update: 2nd September 2013




Two F-35 fighter jets have completed dozens of test flights from the deck of this amphibious assault ship over the past three weeks, but several flights were scrapped on Wednesday for maintenance issues, just as more than a dozen journalists arrived for a demonstration. U.S. Marine Corps officials said the jets had made more than 90 successful vertical landings on the USS Wasp this month, including many at night - showing the growing maturity of Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35B fighter. The offi...
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