The F-35 and the Offensive-Defensive Enterprise


2016-12-09  We have argued for some time that the F-35 is a key enabler of what the US Navy is now calling the kill web, namely a new sensor shooter capability operating in the distributed battlespace.

Secretary Wynne referred to this as the shaping of an offensive-defensive enterprise.

Now the Marines are working with Aegis to exercise such a capability.

In the video below, recent Navy-Marine Corps team activities involving the F-35 are highlighted which illustrate the way ahead.