F-35 Technical Photos

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    Forward view of F-35 AA-1 aft boom with skin. [BAE photo]
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    BAE produced aft fuselage part for F-35 AA-1. [BAE photo]
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    F-35 center fuselage section in assembly rig at Northrop Grumman's Palmdale, CA assembly plant. [Northrop-Grumman photo]
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    A Northrop Grumman employee inspects the center fuselage section for F-35 AA-1. [Northrop-Grumman photo]
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    Northrop-Grumman employees assembling the center fuselage section for F-35 AA-1 [Northrop-Grumman photo]
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    Lockheed Martin employee with the upper wing skin for F-35 AA-1 photographed at ATK in Clearfield, Utah. ATK is the supplier of the F-35 carbon fiber wing skins to Lockheed Aero. [LMTAS photo]
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    F-35 AA-1 forward fuselage bulkhead with team members' signatures. [LMTAS photo]
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    F-35 AA-1 forward fuselage build-up. [LMTAS photo]
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    The centre fuselage section for the first F-35 Lightning II short take-off, vertical landing (STOVL) variant static test aircraft. [Photo by Northrop Grumman]
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    Gen. James T. Conway, Commandant of the USMC, speaks to a crowd on December 18 at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth, Texas, during a rollout ceremony for the first F-35B Lightning II. The F-35B is the short takeoff/vertical landing variant of the supersonic, stealth fighter, and will be used by the Marines, the United Kingdom and Italy. The Marines will be the first service to go operational with F-35s, in 2012. [LM photo]
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    F-35B STOVL Rollout Ceremony on December 18th, 2007
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    F-35B STOVL Rollout Ceremony on December 18th, 2007