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07/20/2019
F-35 pilot fitting facility is the first stop before pilots hit the flight line. These two stories, one from 2015 highlighting pilot fitting at Luke AFB and one from 2017 highlighting pilot fitting at MCAS Beaufort highlights the process. Outfitting F-35 pilots requires perfection By Staff Sgt. Staci Miller, 56th Fighter Wing Public Affairs / Published October 20, 2015 LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. -- Anyone who has been fitted for a suit, a tux or even…
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The Aussie Air Chief on the Strategic Need for the F-35

06/07/2012Air Chief Wants Major Military Spend By David Ellery The Sydney Morning Herald http://www.smh.com.au/national/air-force-chief-wants-major-military-spend-20120606-1zvy6.html Excerpts: A hawkish Chief of Air Force, Air Marshal Geoff Brown, has called for… Read more »

The Impact of the F-35B: Strategic Deterrence with Tactical Flexibility

05/27/2012The strategic deterrence, with tactical flexibility, of the F-35B is in the recovery part of an air campaign when they return from a combat mission. Read more »

Turkey assertive in aeronautics business

05/25/2012İZMİR – Anatolia News Agency Turkey can be as significant a production base in aeronautics as it is in automotives, Turkey’s Defense Industries Undersecretary Murad Bayar said yesterday,… Read more »

Heroux-Devtek says F-35 fighter jet sales will be stable in coming years

05/25/2012By: Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press MONTREAL – Heroux-Devtek expects of its production of landing gear for the F-35 jet fighter will remain stable for the next few… Read more »

F-35B lifts off for first flight at Eglin

05/23/2012The F-35B flight training begins at the joint training facility at Eglin AFB. Read more »

F-16s Set Example of Concurrent Development

05/19/2012By Gordon England May 7, 2012 Excerpts from Defense News Why is the F-16 fighter jet so successful, with 4,500 airplanes delivered and, 30 years later, still in… Read more »

Getting on With It: Step Up F-35 Production

05/19/2012Generals Corley and Looney argue that we need to get on with it and produce the F-35.  General Deptula provides his insights as well. Read more »

Latest F-35B Arrives At Eglin AFB

05/16/2012A DOZEN F-35s NOW CALL EGLIN AFB HOME FORT WORTH, Texas, May 15, 2012 – The twelfth F-35 Lightning II destined for the training fleet at Eglin Air… Read more »

Advanced Photonix, Inc. and F-35

05/14/2012ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)— Advanced Photonix, Inc. ® (NYSE Amex: API), today (May 7, 2012) announces that the Air Force has exercised its option for additional work on… Read more »