F-35 Lightning II News
Warlords return to Fightertown
Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 returned to Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, July 11, and with it, the future of Marine Corps aviation.
AF-2 becomes first F-35 to achieve 1,000 flight hours
AF-2, the second production F-35 Lightning II for the Air Force, became the first F-35 to reach 1,000 flight hours on June 11, 2014.
F-35 achieves three major flight test milestones on same day
In three separate flight tests on May 27, Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II aircraft demonstrated air-to-air combat capability, completed the first flight test with the next level software load and accomplished a landing at the maximum test speed and drop rate.