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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Limping into new century Park Service deferred work diminishes achievementthe entire NPS maintenance backlog would cost less than 10 percent of the amoun
Limping into new century Park Service deferred work diminishes achievement
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
the entire NPS maintenance backlog would cost less than 10 percent of the amount of just the cost overruns for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which now stand at $167 billion. Congress should launch the NPS’s second century by attending to the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Limping into new century Park service deferred workdiminishes achievementthe entire NPS maintenance backlog would cost less than 10 percent of the amoun
Limping into new century Park service deferred workdiminishes achievement
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
the entire NPS maintenance backlog would cost less than 10 percent of the amount of just the cost overruns for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which now stand at $167 billion. Congress should launch the NPS’s second century by attending to the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Parks deserve needed fundsthe entire NPS maintenance backlog would cost less than 10 percent of the amoun
Parks deserve needed funds
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 hours ago
the entire NPS maintenance backlog would cost less than 10 percent of the amount of just the cost overruns for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which now stand at $167 billion. Congress should launch the NPS’s second century by attending to the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Pentagon weapons tester: F-35 fighter jet has ‘significant’ problemsair-to-air and air-to-ground attacks, are just beginning to enter the Air Force
Pentagon weapons tester: F-35 fighter jet has ‘significant’ problems
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 18 hours ago
air-to-air and air-to-ground attacks, are just beginning to enter the Air Force fleet. By Zachary Cohen (CNN) — The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program is drawing sharp criticism from the Pentagon’s top weapons tester, who warns the aircraft is “on... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Pentagon weapons tester: F-35 fighter jet has ‘significant’ problemsThe F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program is drawing sharp criticism from the Penta
Pentagon weapons tester: F-35 fighter jet has ‘significant’ problems
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program is drawing sharp criticism from the Pentagon’s top weapons tester, who warns the aircraft is “on a path of failing to deliver” its full combat capability. The sobering review of the US military’s $400 billion... Read more
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CNN
Pentagon weapons tester: F-35 fighter jet has 'significant' problemsof Gilmore's memo and told CNN it "provides details of significant performance
Pentagon weapons tester: F-35 fighter jet has 'significant' problems
CNN / Posted yesterday
of Gilmore's memo and told CNN it "provides details of significant performance problems that must be corrected for the Joint Strike Fighter to achieve full combat capability, as well as concerns that the program likely lacks the resources... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Pentagon weapons tester: F-35 fighter jet has 'significant' problemsThe F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program is drawing sharp criticism from the Penta
Pentagon weapons tester: F-35 fighter jet has 'significant' problems
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program is drawing sharp criticism from the Pentagon's top weapons tester, who warns the aircraft is "on a path of failing to deliver" its full combat capability. The sobering review of the US military's $400 billion... Read more
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Daily Mail
The $400bn F-35 'running out of time and money'The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has been hailed as the 'most expensive weapon in
The $400bn F-35 'running out of time and money'
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has been hailed as the 'most expensive weapon in history,' and with a price tag of $400 billion for 2,457 planes, the fifth-generation fighter has been plagued with issues. But it appeared the tide had finally turned... Read more
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First Coast News
City Council members tour facility with potential of F-35 aircraft coming to Jacksonvillehere. “We need to have the absolute best in the world,” he said of the facilit
City Council members tour facility with potential of F-35 aircraft coming to Jacksonville
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
here. “We need to have the absolute best in the world,” he said of the facility. The hope is to bring a fleet of F-35A Joint Strike Fighter Lightning II aircraft to the base in 2022 to ensure the base will be a relevant part of military combat... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
City Council members tour facility with potential of F-35 aircraft coming to Jacksonvillehere. “We need to have the absolute best in the world,” he said of the facilit
City Council members tour facility with potential of F-35 aircraft coming to Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
here. “We need to have the absolute best in the world,” he said of the facility. The hope is to bring a fleet of F-35A Joint Strike Fighter Lightning II aircraft to the base in 2022 to ensure the base will be a relevant part of military combat... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Lockheed's F-35 Still Falls Short, Pentagon's Tester Saysof operational testing, said in an Aug. 9 memo obtained by Bloomberg News. "Ac
Lockheed's F-35 Still Falls Short, Pentagon's Tester Says
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
of operational testing, said in an Aug. 9 memo obtained by Bloomberg News. "Achieving full combat capability with the Joint Strike Fighter is at substantial risk" of not occurring before development is supposed to end and realistic combat... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Pentagon Official Says F-35 ‘Failing to Deliver’the scheduled end” of the plane’s development in 2018. Gilmore cautioned that
Pentagon Official Says F-35 ‘Failing to Deliver’
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
the scheduled end” of the plane’s development in 2018. Gilmore cautioned that “achieving full combat capability with the Joint Strike Fighter is at substantial risk.” He says that despite promises to the contrary by the manufacturer, “most of the... Read more
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International Business Times
Washington to deploy F-35 fighter jets in Japan for first time ever outside US soilthe first time the US is mobilising the advanced stealth aircraft outside the A
Washington to deploy F-35 fighter jets in Japan for first time ever outside US soil
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
the first time the US is mobilising the advanced stealth aircraft outside the American soil. In 2014, the F-35 (codenamed Joint Strike Fighter) was touted as the most expensive project in the history of US military. Top officials from Japan's... Read more
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The Washington Times
F-35 military aircraft and concurrent developmentANALYSIS/OPINION: Lockheed Martin’s F-35A Joint Strike Fighter is billed as th
F-35 military aircraft and concurrent development
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Lockheed Martin’s F-35A Joint Strike Fighter is billed as the Pentagon’s “next generation” aircraft, destined to give the Air Force, Navy and Marines air dominance for decades to come. But cost overruns, missed deadlines and doubts... Read more
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Air Force Times
Report Questions Necessity of Nuclear Weapons in Europeproduction unit of the weapon is planned for fiscal year 2020. The Pentagon in
Report Questions Necessity of Nuclear Weapons in Europe
Air Force Times / Posted 11 days ago
production unit of the weapon is planned for fiscal year 2020. The Pentagon intends to certify the B61-12 for the F-35 joint strike fighter, as well as the F-15E, F-16 and the Tornado fighter used by European forces. While it would be... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Local Reciprocal Procurement for F-35 Newcomer Close to $1 Billionand will work to cross the billion dollar threshold in the near future.” The F
Israeli Local Reciprocal Procurement for F-35 Newcomer Close to $1 Billion
The Jewish Press / Posted 12 days ago
and will work to cross the billion dollar threshold in the near future.” The F-35 fighter aircraft, also known as the JSF (Joint Strike Fighter), or in Israel as the Adir, is a fifth generation stealth fighter. The F-35A Adir will be a significant... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Boeing's long game includes satellites, space and, yes, fighter jetsa healthy production line as it courts Canada and other countries for additiona
Boeing's long game includes satellites, space and, yes, fighter jets
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
a healthy production line as it courts Canada and other countries for additional sales. Canada is a partner in the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, but its new prime minister, Justin Trudeau, has indicated that the government may want to look... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Surge In Engine Testing At AEDCTesting To Become SOP With the System Development and Demonstration Phase for
Surge In Engine Testing At AEDC
The Aero-News Network / Posted 13 days ago
Testing To Become SOP With the System Development and Demonstration Phase for the F135, engine for the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter, coming to an end, there’s been a surge in testing at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex Engine... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Abbotsford Airshow action roaring this weekendaerospace presentations from Science World. Among the aircraft on display thro
Abbotsford Airshow action roaring this weekend
Abbotsford News / Posted 14 days ago
aerospace presentations from Science World. Among the aircraft on display throughout the show is the Lockheed Martin F-35A joint strike fighter aircraft, making its Canadian debut. Visit abbotsfordairshow.com to purchase tickets or for more... Read more
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BC Local News
Abbotsford Airshow action roaring this weekendaerospace presentations from Science World. Among the aircraft on display thro
Abbotsford Airshow action roaring this weekend
BC Local News / Posted 14 days ago
aerospace presentations from Science World. Among the aircraft on display throughout the show is the Lockheed Martin F-35A joint strike fighter aircraft, making its Canadian debut. Visit abbotsfordairshow.com to purchase tickets or for more... Read more
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Air Force Times
60 US Air Force Programs Could Be Delayed by CRtransport, and the B-52 and B-2 bomber fleets. Military construction — includin
60 US Air Force Programs Could Be Delayed by CR
Air Force Times / Posted 16 days ago
transport, and the B-52 and B-2 bomber fleets. Military construction — including needed upgrades at bases where the F-35A joint strike fighter will operate out of — would also be cut. Newer production programs would also be impacted, James... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Abbotsford International Airshow features Heroes of the Skiesfun and entertainment, including performances by the Breitling Jet Team and the
Abbotsford International Airshow features Heroes of the Skies
Abbotsford News / Posted 16 days ago
fun and entertainment, including performances by the Breitling Jet Team and the Canadian debut of the Lockheed Martin F-35A joint strike fighter aircraft. This year’s show is themed Heroes of the Skies and runs Friday to Sunday at Abbotsford... Read more
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BC Local News
Abbotsford International Airshow features Heroes of the Skiesfun and entertainment, including performances by the Breitling Jet Team and the
Abbotsford International Airshow features Heroes of the Skies
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
fun and entertainment, including performances by the Breitling Jet Team and the Canadian debut of the Lockheed Martin F-35A joint strike fighter aircraft. This year’s show is themed Heroes of the Skies and runs Friday to Sunday at Abbotsford... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Leader aims to move unit forwardReed said. “It’s been a great two years. We’ll miss him.” Continuing the unit’
Leader aims to move unit forward
The Toledo Blade / Posted 19 days ago
Reed said. “It’s been a great two years. We’ll miss him.” Continuing the unit’s bid to become one of two planned F-35A Joint Strike Fighter jet bases within the National Guard system is among the missions Colonel Doyle will be working on as its... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
F-35A declared combat ready at Hill Air Force Baseremains long," McCain stated. "The Senate Armed Services Committee will continu
F-35A declared combat ready at Hill Air Force Base
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 21 days ago
remains long," McCain stated. "The Senate Armed Services Committee will continue to exercise rigorous oversight of the Joint Strike Fighter program’s long-delayed System Development and Demonstration phase as well as the start of the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Fort Worth F-16 production could shift to India under proposed dealWorth cranked out 30 F-16s in 30 days. Which brings us to Lockheed Martin’s ne
Fort Worth F-16 production could shift to India under proposed deal
11 News Houston / Posted 22 days ago
Worth cranked out 30 F-16s in 30 days. Which brings us to Lockheed Martin’s next anticipated big job producer, the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. If F-16 production does go to India, no jobs will be lost locally -- they will just move to work on the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Fort Worth F-16 production could shift to India under proposed dealWorth cranked out 30 F-16s in 30 days. Which brings us to Lockheed Martin’s ne
Fort Worth F-16 production could shift to India under proposed deal
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
Worth cranked out 30 F-16s in 30 days. Which brings us to Lockheed Martin’s next anticipated big job producer, the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. If F-16 production does go to India, no jobs will be lost locally -- they will just move to work on the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Air Force claim $400bn F-35 fighter is officially 'ready for battle'say latest claims is 'just a publicity stunt' $400bnbn development schedule ha
Air Force claim $400bn F-35 fighter is officially 'ready for battle'
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
say latest claims is 'just a publicity stunt' $400bnbn development schedule has stretched to 15 years The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has been hailed as the 'most expensive weapon in history.' But despite a price tag of $400 billion for... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Air Force declares F-35A Lightning II 'combat ready'There are two training facilities for the F-35 pilots—Eglin and Luke Air Force
Air Force declares F-35A Lightning II 'combat ready'
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
There are two training facilities for the F-35 pilots—Eglin and Luke Air Force Base in Arizona. Eglin received its first Joint Strike Fighter in August 2011. The F-35A has faced some challenges on its road to being declared combat ready. The... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
U.S. air force declares F-35 ready for combatdeclares F-35 ready for combat-Image1 The Canadian Press, 2016 In this July 7,
U.S. air force declares F-35 ready for combat
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 24 days ago
declares F-35 ready for combat-Image1 The Canadian Press, 2016 In this July 7, 2006 file photo, the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is shown after it was unveiled in a ceremony in Fort Worth, Texas. After years of cost overruns and... Read more
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dna
US Air Force declares F-35A fighter jet combat readyServices Committee said the aircraft's achievement of initial operational capab
US Air Force declares F-35A fighter jet combat ready
dna / Posted 24 days ago
Services Committee said the aircraft's achievement of initial operational capability is another important milestone in the Joint Strike Fighter program. "But for the most expensive weapons system in history, the road ahead remains long," he said.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Air Force declares F-35 combat readypoint of training." Luke has trained approximately 50 F-35 pilots since the fi
Air Force declares F-35 combat ready
The Arizona Republic / Posted 24 days ago
point of training." Luke has trained approximately 50 F-35 pilots since the first plane, which is also known as the Joint Strike Fighter, touched down in Glendale on March 10, 2014. The number of F-35s at the base has increased steadily as... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Air Force declares F-35A fighter jets ready for combatoperations anywhere in the world. The service, which plans to buy 1,763 F-35As,
Air Force declares F-35A fighter jets ready for combat
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 24 days ago
operations anywhere in the world. The service, which plans to buy 1,763 F-35As, is the single-largest customer for the joint strike fighter program, which also includes the Marine Corps, Navy and a host of governments worldwide. The Air Force,... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
most expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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TribLIVE
Air Force: First squadron of F-35 fighter jets combat-readyfighter jets combat-ready | TribLIVE An F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Figh
Air Force: First squadron of F-35 fighter jets combat-ready
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
fighter jets combat-ready | TribLIVE An F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter takes off on a training sortie at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida in this March 6, 2012 file photo.Photo... Read more
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NBC News
U.S. Air Force Declares First Squadron of F-35 Jets Combat-Readyon the hugely expensive program. "The Senate Armed Services Committee will con
U.S. Air Force Declares First Squadron of F-35 Jets Combat-Ready
NBC News / Posted 24 days ago
on the hugely expensive program. "The Senate Armed Services Committee will continue to exercise rigorous oversight of the Joint Strike Fighter program's long-delayed System Development and Demonstration phase as well as the start of the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
KTXS Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stunning video reveals what it's like to fly a U-2 to edge of spacethat the Air Force only generally described the platform, which it has designat
Stunning video reveals what it's like to fly a U-2 to edge of space
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
that the Air Force only generally described the platform, which it has designated as a top priority along with the F-35A Joint Strike Fighter and KC-46A tanker. 'The new bomber will be a long-range, air-refuelable, highly survivable aircraft... Read more
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USA Today
Air Force declares F-35A fighter jets ready for combatoperations anywhere in the world. The service, which plans to buy 1,763 F-35As,
Air Force declares F-35A fighter jets ready for combat
USA Today / Posted 24 days ago
operations anywhere in the world. The service, which plans to buy 1,763 F-35As, is the single-largest customer for the joint strike fighter program, which also includes the Marine Corps, Navy and a host of governments worldwide. The Air Force,... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
Local 10 Miami / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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KECI Missoula
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
KECI Missoula / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force sayssystem in its history is ready for combat. More From KTVZ.COM The service sai
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
KTVZ Bend / Posted 24 days ago
system in its history is ready for combat. More From KTVZ.COM The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force saysmost-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service
F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 24 days ago
most-expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat. The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed... Read more
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