F-35 Lightning II News
Swiss choose the F-35A
Today the Swiss government announced that the Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II has been the winner of the New Fighter Aircraft competition which was started last year to provide a successor the both the F-5E/F and F/A-18C/D fleet.
First Danish F-35 handed over
Today the first Danish F-35 (#L-001) was handed over to the Danish Flyvevåbnet in a ceremony at Lockheed. This marks the formal start of the Danish F-35 program albeit the jet was already flying in January conducting numerous rigorous tests at NAS Fort Worth.
Hill AFB pilots take on Red Flag’s ‘impossible to replicate’ scenarios with F-35A
Hill Airmen recently returned from Red Flag 21-1, a large-scale, highly-complex Air Combat Command exercise in the Nevada desert.