Italian F-35

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56thfighterwingfan

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Unread post11 Jan 2017, 03:33

Was able to snap Italian F-35's at LUKE over the summer.

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Unread post11 Jan 2017, 04:49

56thfighterwingfan wrote:Was able to snap Italian F-35's at LUKE over the summer.

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The Italians build a great looking airplane!
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Unread post11 Jan 2017, 09:14

neptune wrote:
56thfighterwingfan wrote:Was able to snap Italian F-35's at LUKE over the summer.

ImageDSC_0126_tonemapped by Viper Images, on Flickr


The Italians build a great looking airplane!
:D


Aren't the Italian built examples still in Italy???
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Unread post11 Jan 2017, 14:30

neptune wrote:The Italians build a great looking airplane!
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LOL, I'd love to see F-35 in Rosso corsa
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Unread post11 Jan 2017, 16:50

Corsair1963 wrote:Aren't the Italian built examples still in Italy???


4 Italian F-35As are in the US as part of the International Training School and the rest are in Italy.
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Unread post11 Jan 2017, 17:25

hornetfinn wrote:
neptune wrote:The Italians build a great looking airplane!
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LOL, I'd love to see F-35 in Rosso corsa


Hah, that'd be great! Or maybe in Frecce Tricolori livery. Of course it would be impossible to set aside 10%+ of the F-35 fleet so it'll never get done, but one can dream. :)
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Unread post14 Jan 2017, 02:42

Here is 32-01 landing at LUKE

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Unread post14 Jan 2017, 18:30

The F-35 looks bad a$$ from certain angles, stub like in others. I will say this though: Pictures of it's underside is a real study in how "tight" these stealth tolerances are..

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